Federal & State Aid Eligibility

To be eligible for consideration for Federal and State financial aid, you must be

  • A United States citizen or eligible non-citizen (i.e. possess a valid green card and social security number).
  • A high school graduate or have a recognized General Equivalency Diploma (GED).
  • Enrolled as a student in an eligible degree or certificate program.
  • An undergraduate student who has not earned a bachelor's degree (except for student loans).
  • Not in default on any previous student loan nor owe a refund on any Federal or State grant previously received.
  • Making satisfactory academic progress as defined by Northampton Community College and/or the provider of the financial aid.
  • Registered for Selective Service (if required).