How to Apply for Aid
Check your eligibility for federal student aid. Review eligibility guidelines
In addition, to receive federal financial aid at Quinnipiac University School of Law, you must:
- Be matriculated into a degree granting program. For federal loans, you must be enrolled at least half-time (6 or more credits)
- Maintain satisfactory academic progress in accordance with the law school policy
- Comply with federal and state regulatory requirements
- Comply with university policies and procedures
Gather your financial documents
The U.S. Department of Education provides a pre-application worksheet, designed to help familiarize you with the required information on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid web application. Review the pre-application worksheet
Then gather documents showing your finances:
- Federal income tax return
- W-2 form
- Records of untaxed benefits received
- Current bank statements
- Records of other savings and investments, such as stocks, bonds and mutual funds
Complete and submit the FAFSA
A FAFSA must be completed and submitted each year.
Complete and submit your FAFSA application
To allow adequate time for processing, you should file your FAFSA as soon as possible after October 1. First-time applicants will need to create a FSA ID.
Use the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) data transfer for accuracy and to avoid additional steps.
Be sure to indicate these details to prevent any delays in processing:
- The federal school code for Quinnipiac University School of Law — 001402
- Your housing plans
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