What is Federal Student Aid?
Federal student aid comes from the U.S. Department of Education. Its money that may help a student pay for higher education expenses such as tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation and personal expense.
There are three main categories of federal student aid: grants, work study and loans.
The UBTech participates in the grants category only-Federal Pell Grant. The Federal Pell Grant, gift aid, is a grant for needy undergraduate students. The amount of your award is based on a formula which assesses your income and assets.
Who Gets Federal Student Aid?
Basic eligibility requirements are that you must:
- Complete and submit your FAFSA to confirm financial need
- Have a valid Social Security Number
- Be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen
- Register with Selective Service, if required
- Have a high school diploma or GED
- Officially register and start attending in an approved training program as a regular student working toward a certificate
- Not be in default on any federal loan or owe repayment on any grant at any school previously attended
- Maintain satisfactory progress/attendance in your program of study according to the standards of the financial aid office
WARNING: If you are convicted of drug distribution or possession, your eligibility for Title IV Student Financial Aid is subject to suspension or termination.
Complete and submit your FAFSA application online
UBTech school code is : 013721
Schedule an appointment with UBTech Student Success Center by calling either 435.725.7103 or 435.722.6914
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