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Adult & Graduate Financial Aid

At Florida Southern, we are committed to helping students minimize the costs.

Our tuition compares favorably with other Florida institutions. We also provide lots of little things that really help you save, like a free membership to our world-class fitness center and plenty of on-campus activities.

Applying for Aid

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Complete the FAFSA

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) 30 days prior to the term start date. The web address is www.fafsa.ed.gov.

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Using Student Loans?

Are you using student loans to help with education expenses? Review the loan processing instructions. Notify the Financial Aid Office if you are declining loans. The web address is https://studentloans.gov/myDirectLoan/index.action.

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Questions Regarding Financial Aid?

Roxanna Roadarmel in the Financial Aid Office would be happy to tell you about what student aid is currently available from the State of Florida and the Federal Government. She may even be able to help you locate other local resources. She can provide you with qualification information and how to apply. You may reach her by phone at 863.680.3963.

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Payment

Review and finalize your payment options. Utilize the FSC Portal for an up-to-date billing statement. Any questions regarding billing please contact the Student Accounts Office at 863.680.4154.

Types of Aid

Financial aid is provided to help students pay for or supplement payment of educational expenses. Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans and scholarships. Students commonly use a combination of these resources to pay for college.

Adult Bachelor’s

Scholarships

A scholarship is a financial aid award that does not need to be repaid. Scholarships are a form of merit-based aid, meaning they are offered based on merit or achievement in a specific area.

Grants

A grant is a financial aid award that does not need to be repaid. Grants are a form of need-based aid, meaning they are distributed based on financial need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Loans

A loan is a financial aid award that must be repaid with interest. Loans are a form of need-based aid, meaning they are offered based on financial need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Graduate and Doctoral

Loans

A loan is a financial aid award that must be repaid with interest. Loans are a form of need-based aid, meaning they are offered based on financial need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).