Apply for Financial Aid:
The first step in applying for financial aid is to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). View our Quickstart Guide to Financial Aid for a brief walkthrough. When completing your application you will need to:
- Select 2016-2017 school year if you plan to attend Fall 2016 and/or Spring 2017.
- Use your 2015 tax information to complete the 2016-2017 application.
- New River's School Code is 039603
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
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Overview of Financial Aid
Wondering what all this talk of Financial Aid is? Financial aid is a grant, loan, or scholarship that is awarded on a needs basis. Some financial aid must be paid back with interest and others do not. Watch this short video to give you a better understanding and then head over to our Financial Aid Application Process page for a more detailed walkthrough on how to get started.
What is the FAFSA? Why should I fill it out? Here is a great short video to help you understand. Do you need help filling it out? Visit our Financial Aid Application Process page for a step by step guide. Still having difficulty? Contact the Financial Aid Department.