Cash for Courses Sample Illustrations

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Below are examples to illustrate what an undergraduate course load could look like and its corresponding eligibility. Please note that these are just examples. You will receive a personalized email with your official Course Program of Study that outlines what counts for federal aid.

Illustration key

9 hours illustration

Left: 3 financial aid hours awarded at less than 1/2 time rate for Federal Pell Grant. Not eligible for Federal Loans.

Right: 9 financial aid hours awarded at 3/4 time rate for Federal Pell Grant and Federal Loans.

 

 


12 hour illustrationLeft: 9 financial aid hours awarded at 3/4 time rate for Federal Pell Grant and Federal Loans.

Right: 12 financial aid hours awarded at full time rate for Federal Pell Grant and Federal Loans.

 

 

 


 15 hours illustrationLeft: 6 financial aid hours awarded at 1/2 time rate forFederal Pell Grant and Federal Loans.

Middle: 9 financial aid hours awarded at 3/4 time rate for Federal Pell Grant and Federal Loans.

Right12 financial aid hours awarded at 3/4 time rate for Federal Pell Grant and Federal Loans.