Important Information

  • Student awards are packaged with a full-time award based on full-time enrollment of 12 or more credits. If a student enrolls less than full-time their aid will be automatically adjusted accordingly.  Awards will be adjusted and paid based on enrollment level at the time of disbursement.  Unless otherwise noted, awards require minimum enrollment of 6 credits.

    • PELL - Pell Grant awards are subject to proration based upon student enrollment.  Full-Time (12 or more credits) eligibility is 100%.  Three-quarter (9-11 credits) eligibility is 75%.  Half-Time (6-8 credits) eligibility is 50%.  Less than half-time (1-5 credits) eligibility 25%. Not all Pell Grant recipients are eligible for a less than half-time grant. Check in with the financial aid office if you are enrolling at this level to see if you have Pell Grant eligibility.
    • Direct Loans (SUB, UNSUB, PLUS) - Direct Loan awards are not subject to proration and will pay at 100% with enrollment of 6 or more credits.
    • Federal Supplemental Opportunity Grant - Federal Supplemental Opportunity Grant awards are not subject to proration and will pay at 100% with enrollment of 6 or more credits.
    • Oregon Opportunity Grant - Oregon Opportunity Grant awards are subject to proration. The grant will be paid at 100% if the student is enrolled Full-Time (12 or more credits). Enrollment for less than 12 credits is eligible for 50% of the grant.
    • Oregon Promise Grant - Oregon Promise Grant awards are subject to proration based upon student enrollment.  Full-Time (12 or more credits) eligibility is 100%.  Three-quarter (9-11 credits) eligibility is 75%.  Half-Time (6-8 credits) eligibility is 50%.  
  • If you attended another college during the same academic year, you will need to submit documentation showing that your financial aid has been cancelled at your previous school.
  • Student records are private and confidential information and can only be accessed by the student. If you want your information released to another individual, you must complete the Information Disclosure Authorization Form and submit it in person, with picture identification, to the Financial Aid office. You may instead complete the Information Disclosure Authorization on your WebRunner account.
  • Warning! If you receive federal and/or state aid based on inaccurate information, you will have to pay it back. In addition, you also may have to pay fines and fees. If you purposely give false or misleading information on any documents used to determine your aid eligibility, you may be subject to a fine of $ 10,000, receive a prison term or both.