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Financial Aid


Aims Community College offers a wide variety of financial aid programs and services to help you meet your educational costs. 

 How to Apply for Financial Aid

Step 1: Apply for a FSA ID

This ID will allow you to sign your financial aid application electronically, which means your application can be processed faster.

Step 2: Complete a FAFSA

First Time FAFSA Filers

Renewal FAFSA Filers

While completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), be sure to:

Step 3: Apply for Admission to Aims

In order to receive financial assistance, you must be fully admitted to a college or university and enrolled in a financial aid eligible degree program.

Step 4: Status of My Financial Aid

Important Dates

Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal Deadlines

When should I complete my FAFSA?

Semester of Enrollment FAFSA to complete Using Tax Return  Submitted to Aims by
Fall 2016 2016-2017 2015 6/1/2016
Spring 2017 2016-2017 2015 11/1/2016
Summer 2017 2016-2017 2015 3/1/2017
Fall 2017 2017-2018 2015* 6/1/2017
Spring 2018 2017-2018 2015* 11/1/2017
Summer 2018 2017-2018 2015* 3/1/2018

*Starting with FAFSA year 2017-2018, the U.S. Department of Education has authorized early FAFSA filing which will require input of income from two years prior.

Student Financial Aid
Greeley Campus - College Center, 1st Floor
5401 W 20th Street
Greeley, CO 80634
(970) 339-6548
Fax: (970) 506-6962