The Albertus Magnus College Financial Aid Office’s mission is to serve the student body, provide financial means, promote financial knowledge, and facilitate affordable access to higher education. The Financial Aid Office assists students in financing their education by using a variety of sources including: scholarships, grants, loans, and work-study programs.
Be sure to use the College's school code: 001374
Applications received after these dates will be processed based on availability of funds.
Financial aid offers are based on demonstrated need, which is calculated as Cost of Attendance (COA) minus Expected Family Contribution (EFC):
COA - EFC = Demonstrated Need
Loans to support your education will be credited to your balance when we receive the funds from the lender.
You may qualify for this non-need-based federal loan. Interest is currently fixed at 6.21% but may be subject to change. While in school and in any deferment periods, you are responsible for paying the interest. Interest rates are typically reset in July.
A 1.072% origination fee will be assessed on all Federal Direct Stafford Loan Disbursements whose first disbursement occurs on or after December 1, 2013.
Students may also qualify to participate in the Federal Work-Study Program, which employs students on-campus. A 2.0 Cumulative Grade Point Average must be maintained to participate in the Federal Work-Study Program. Wages meet federal minimum-wage standards.
Students may also qualify to participate in the Federal Community Service Work-Study Program, which employs students off-campus. A 2.0 Cumulative Grade Point Average must be maintained to participate in the Federal Work-Study Program. Wages meet federal minimum-wage standards.
All financial aid recipients must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) in order to receive assistance. To be in good academic standing, graduate students must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative average at the end of each academic year. Graduate students have seven years from the date of first enrollment to complete all required coursework, regardless of enrollment level
In order to be eligible for funding under the Title IV programs, an educational certificate program must prepare students for "gainful employment in a recognized occupation." Federal requirements mandate that institutions disclose gainful employment information and other statistics in relation to certificate programs.
Non-degree programs, including all certificate programs, are considered Gainful Employment Programs subject to the new regulations. Certificate programs include undergraduate certificate programs, post baccalaureate certificate programs, graduate certificate programs, and post-graduate certificate programs.
The following educational programs offered are not subject to the new Gainful Employment Program regulations:
For additional information related to the Gainful Employment Disclosure click here
When you complete the FAFSA, be sure to include the College's school code: 001374.
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday
8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Friday
Deadline for all Missing Financial Aid Documents for Module 2
SALT "Know Your Money Day"
(AH 309: 8:30-12:00; 3:00-7:00)
Priority Deadline for December Graduate Exit Loan Counseling
Priority Deadline for Spring Alternative/PLUS Loans
Deadline for all Missing Financial Aid Documents for the Spring Semester
We adhere to Connecticut's Financial Aid Code of Conduct.