The purpose of the Financial Aid Office is to effectively provide financial assistance to students by helping them meet their educational goals in the most affordable and accessible ways available through federal, state, and institutional resources.
Financial Literacy:USA Funds Life SkillsAs part of their education, students need to develop basic life management skills so that they graduate on time with a minimum amount of debt. USA Funds Life Skills is an online financial literacy and student success program designed to both enhance the personal finance skills of college students and to promote successful completion of their academic programs.USA Funds Life Skills helps students understand basic strategies for managing finances and for completing degree work in a timely manner by organizing complex information into a clear-cut format that is easy for students to understand and retain. And because students who fully understand the appropriate use of finances are less likely to default on their student loans, the program also supports schools' efforts to lower education loan default rates.Click your appropriate campus below to complete any of the more than 30 online courses available to you through USA Funds Life Skills:
To receive financial aid through most of the student financial assistance programs at Copiah-Lincoln Community College, you must:
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Things to remember when applying for financial aid!
Apply Early: Submission of all application materials by the priority date of April 1 will ensure you are fully considered for all programs for which you are eligible.