In order for Shelton State Community College to properly process each financial aid application, deadlines are required for each term. Students that do not meet the deadline will have a delay in the financial aid process. Shelton State Community College offers financial assistance to eligible students to help pay their educational costs. Financial aid is designed to supplement the family’s ability to finance the student’s educational expenses. Shelton State is approved for Federal Grant Aid, Veterans Benefits, Vocational Rehabilitation Training, and Alabama Prepaid Affordable College Tuition (PACT). The institution also awards state and private scholarships.
Title IV Federal Financial Aid Programs which are available include Federal Pell Grant, Federal Work-Study (FWS), and the Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG). Shelton State is also approved to participate in the Alabama Student Assistant Program (ASAP). Shelton State Community College does not participate in any student loan programs. Shelton State is approved for deferment of previous loans.
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Shelton State does not participate in any student loan programs. We only participate in federal grant programs.
Payment is due at the time of registration. The entire balance must be paid before the published payment drop date each term. If you receive any financial assistance you must review your online account or visit the cashier’s office to pay any outstanding balances. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE ENOUGH FINANCIAL AID TO COVER YOUR CHARGES, YOUR CLASSES WILL BE DROPPED.
Remember, financial aid only pays for courses in your program of study. If you are in the following programs your award amount will be reduced based on the federal converted credit hour regulation. Please review that section of our website for detailed information or visit the financial aid office.
All correspondence regarding financial aid is communicated electronically by email and within myShelton.
If you suspect someone misreported information or altered documentation to obtain federal funds, you should report the information to the Office of Inspector General by calling 1-800-MIS-USED or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Financial Aid School Code: 005691