Federal student aid is financial assistance through the U.S. Department of Education available to eligible students enrolled as degree-seeking students. Federal student aid covers school expenses such as tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies and transportation. All students who are admitted to St. Mary’s College and who submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) are automatically considered for federal, state, and college financial assistance programs.
Students applying for the following federal financial assistance or educational loans must file a FAFSA.
Types of Federal Financial Aid
Student Loans (Need Based):
Student Loans (Non-Need Based):
Federal Direct PLUS Loans:
Federal Graduate Student Loans:
Apply at www.fafsa.gov
Federal Student Aid ID (FSAID)
An FSA ID gives you access to Federal Student Aid’s online systems and can serve as your legal signature.
Federal School Code
St. Mary’s College Code: 002095
- Federal tax information
If you are applying for the 2019-2020 year, the How To Apply section will guide you through the process.
Student Aid Report (SAR)
When your FAFSA has been processed, you will receive an email if provided. If no email is provided students, will receive a paper copy of their SAR in the mail.
SAR questions should be directed to the federal processor at (800) 433-3243.