Financial Aid

Financial Aid

Eighty percent of all UNM-Gallup students are on some type of Financial Aid, UNM in general sets awarding for federal and state grants. All students should submit a Free Application for Student Aid at, www.fafsa.ed.gov , for maximum consideration of Federal and State funding.

Students are also encouraged to explore other scholarship opportunities through the web at www.fastweb.com , your high school guidance counselors or state education departments, www.hed.state.nm.us .

Please use the navigation bar on the left side to learn more about financial aid at UNM-Gallup. If you need additional information please contact our office at 505.863.7663.

UNM universal federal school for all UNM campuses and branches is: 002663.

2017-18 FAFSA priority date. Complete your FAFSA by January 6 to be considered for priority aid. Priority aid is awarded to eligible students on a first-come first-serve basis.

How to create an FSA ID

The FSA ID, which consists of a user-created username and password, replaced the PIN effective May, 2015. It allows users to electronically access personal information on Federal Student Aid Websites as well as electronically sign a FAFSA.

Please click on this link to learn how to create an FSA ID

Helpful Links

2017 - 2018 UNM-Gallup Financial Aid Timeline

2016

Prior to Oct 1

Establish your FSA ID. If you are dependent, your parent must have an FSA ID as well.

Oct 1

2017-18 FAFSA becomes available, complete the application with your 2015 tax and income information.

2017

Jan 6

2017-18 FAFSA priority date. Complete your FAFSA by Jan 6 to be considered for priority aid. Priority aid is awarded to eligible students on a first-come first-serve basis.

Jan 31

Additional Documentation Submission date. Complete your financial aid file by Jan 31 to be considered for priority funding.

Mid Feb

2017-18 Award Notifications are available on LoboWeb.

May 26

Deadline for UNM-Gallup Endowment Scholarship

Aug 22

2017-18 Academic year begins. Financial Aid Disbursements begin