Financial Aid Videos
- Most Financial Aid questions can be answered by watching short Financial Aid videos. We encourage you to watch the videos here.
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**Students who are using their financial aid from another college to pay for courses at Columbus State (consortium agreement), click here for information.
- Registration for Summer semester is now OPEN! Complete the 2019-20 FAFSA application now! School code: 006867
Important Dates for the Summer 2020 semester
Fee Payment Deadline: May 20
Summer Semester begins: May 25
- Scholarship money is available for in-demand certificates. View here!
Get your Financial Aid Award Letter EARLIER!
Submitting your FAFSA early helps you meet deadlines and maximize your aid!
Financial Aid Quick Reference
Applying for Financial Aid can be intimidating, but we're here to help. Here's a quick overview of the process.
Step 1: Apply for Admission at Columbus State and fill out your FAFSA.
Step. 2: Complete your FAFSA (There may be some extra questions as you go through the process.
Step. 3: Review your financial aid award letter. Choose if you want to take out loans.
Step. 4: Receive Financial Aid
There are many options for paying for college, such as:
- Federal Work Study
Popular Financial Aid Videos
Financial Aid Fraud Notice
Columbus State Community College follows established guidelines for the prevention, identification of and response to indications of identity theft and financial aid fraud. This notice provides a summary of student rights, responsibilities and preventative measures regarding financial aid fraud. Fraud Notification