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How to Apply for Financial Aid

The FAFSA and other requirements need to be completed each academic year in order to be considered for PCOM scholarships, federal student loans and federal work study.

2020-2021 Academic Year

Students enrolled in summer 2020, fall 2020, winter 2021 and spring 2021 may view specific information and detailed instructions regarding applying for financial aid on the 2020-2021 How to Apply page.

2021-2022 Academic Year

Information for the 2021-2022 academic year will be made available at a later date.

General Financial Aid Information

What are the eligibility requirements for federal student aid?

In order to be considered for the majority of PCOM's financial aid resources and federal student loans, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

The basic eligibility criteria for receiving federal student aid are:

View the Department of Education's complete list of eligibility criteria for federal student aid.

Where do I view financial aid information?

myPCOM is PCOM’s online resource center for students.

Your Financial Aid Checklist within myPCOM is your central hub for financial aid information: complete outstanding requirements, accept your financial aid awards and view your estimated cost of attendance.

How do I access the Financial Aid Checklist?

To access your Financial Aid Checklist:

  • Login to myPCOM.
    • Note: New students will receive their myPCOM login name and password via email after confirming acceptance with the PCOM Admissions Office.
  • Click "Financial Aid and Billing" in the left navigation menu.
  • Click "Financial Aid Checklist."
    • If prompted for additional login information, your User ID is your Banner ID # (900XXXXXX) and your PIN is your birth date in 6-digit format (MMDDYY).
  • Select the appropriate academic year.