Grants

Financial Aid

Federal Pell Grant

Important Changes in Federal Pell Grant Program

Pell Grant offers assistance to high need students working toward their first bachelor's degree. The Pell Grant is funded each year by Congress, which sets the minimum and maximum award amounts. If you are eligible for the Pell Grant, it will be listed on your award letter. Eligibility is determined by the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) . There is no separate application, and the award will disburse automatically once you are registered. The amount varies depending on your enrollment status.


Federal SEOG (Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant)

(FAFSA required) SEOG is a federal grant available to very high need students working toward their first bachelor's degree. If you are eligible for SEOG it will be listed on your award letter. There is no separate application, and the award will disburse automatically once you are registered. The amount varies depending on your enrollment status.


SSIG (State Supplemental Incentive Grant)

(FAFSA required) SSIG is a state grant available to students who are NM residents. If you are eligible for SSIG it will be listed on your award letter. There is no separate application, the award will disburse automatically once you are registered. The amount varies depending on your enrollment status.