Get information about Financial Aid at Franklin University
Deciding to continue your education is a wise investment. The Financial Aid office at Franklin University is here to help you get the funds you need to pay for your education. We are committed to providing you with options for meeting your educational expenses using eligible federal, state, local and institutional resources while maintaining a focus on minimizing debt.
Our helpful staff can assist you with general information or help you manage any issues during your time as a Franklin University student. If you'd like to speak with a representative, contact us at 1.877.341.6300.
Financial Aid Promise
We promise to assist you in achieving your educational goals by providing guidance and support in paying for your education. Through teamwork, we will promote professional and technical enhancements in an effort to be timely and accurate in the administration of Financial Aid. Each Financial Aid employee is held to the highest ethical principles, as defined by our code of conduct. For more tips about paying for college, visit our Back To College Blog.
Financial Aid News
Deadlines for 2016-17
It is once again time to complete a new FAFSA for the new 2016-17 year!
The priority processing deadlines are:
- Summer 2016: March 15, 2016
- Fall 2016 :June 15, 2016
- Winter 2017: October 1, 2016
Visit Applying for Financial Aid to view the application process and other important information. Don't delay - file early!
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the only form that a student is required to complete to be considered for student assistance from any of the Title IV, HEA programs. No additional application or other request for information can be required by an institution in support of the student’s request for Title IV, HEA program assistance, except for information needed to ensure the student’s eligibility for such assistance (e.g., information needed to complete verification or to demonstrate compliance with the student eligibility provisions of the HEA and the regulations).
Financial Aid Counselors are available throughout the week during designated times to accommodate students' busy schedules.
Monday and Wednesday: 9am-6pm
Examples of items for discussion during your 30-minute appointment are:
- eligibility issues
- verification resolution
- recalculation of aid due to enrollment changes
- changes in enrollment status
- dependency overrides
- special circumstances
Mondays-Thursday: 11am-1pm and 4pm-6pm
Fridays: 11am - 1pm
Examples of items to discuss during your 15 minute session are:
- questions about FAFSA or other forms
- loan status
- emergency loans
- general financial aid information
Phone Hours: Counselors are available during these times to answer eligibility questions.
Monday-Thursday: 9 am-1pm and 2pm-5pm
This feature is intended for Financial Aid questions.
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