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 and federal student loans.


2019-2020 academic year

For students enrolled in terms:

  • Summer 2019
  • Fall 2019
  • Winter 2020
  • Spring 2020



For students enrolled in terms:

  • Summer 2020
  • Fall 2020
  • Winter 2021
  • Spring 2021



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 completing the FAFSA 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.