Application Procedure

  1. Submit an Application for Admission to FRCC. Financial aid awards will only be made to students who have been accepted for admission and are in an eligible degree and/or certificate program. Not all degree and/or certificate programs offered by FRCC are eligible for financial aid.
  2. Submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The application is available on the U.S. Department of Education’s website at
    1. There is a priority consideration date of April 1st for completing the FAFSA in order to be eligible for certain limited available funds.
    2. A new FAFSA must be submitted each academic year.
  3. Financial aid applications will be accepted throughout the award year.
  4. Submit all requested documentation to the Financial Aid Office as soon as possible to expedite the process. Awards will not be made until supporting documentation is complete. Submission methods vary according to the document request.
  5. Outstanding requirements and additional information is available for students via eWOLF, under the Finance tab.
  6. Award notifications for the fall term are generally sent beginning the prior spring term and continue throughout the award year.