Frequently Asked Questions: Apply for Financial Aid
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Apply for Financial Aid FAQs
Q: How do I get financial aid (grants, loans and work study)?
Q: What do I do with the Student Aid Report (SAR) that I received from the Department of Education after I completed the FAFSA?
Q: What do I do with the FAFSA Response letter or email that I received from the Financial Aid Office?
Q: When is the best time to apply for Financial Aid?
Q: What happens if I miss the financial aid deadlines?
Q: What is TJC's School Code?
Q: How can I check my financial aid status?
Q: How long will it take to receive my financial aid award?
Q: When will I get my financial aid refund?
Any student whose disbursed financial aid exceeds their account balance
at the time of disbursement will receive a financial aid refund. The
refund is processed by the Business Services office through the
student’s Higher One Account. Generally refunds are generated on a
weekly basis and begin each Fall and Spring semester approximately 30
days after the semesters begins. Maymester and Summer I aid refunds
begin approximately 2 weeks after the Summer I semester begins. Summer
II aid is not paid on the account until the first class day and refunded
approximately one week later.
Q: How do I get summer financial aid if I am attending any of the Summer terms (Maymester, Summer I, Summer II)?
Q: What are acceptable forms of identification?
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