Financial Need

Both Federal, State and other financial aid is awarded to students showing financial need and maintaining satisfactory academic progress as defined by the institution.

How to Apply:

  1. Visit to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Financial Aid (FAFSA) online. This is the fastest and easiest way to apply for aid. 
  2. Students will receive an Award Letter that outlines their financial aid status within two to three weeks of submitting the FAFSA.
  3. First-time PCCUA students who are eligible to receive federal financial aid must submit the following:
    • an official high school transcript/GED;
    • all official college academic transcripts
    • a completed financial aid Student Data Form available on all three campuses. 

To be considered a full-time student, federal financial aid requires enrollment in 12 credit hours.