Important Notice

alert iconAttention: August 1 - August 4, SCC will be open 8am to 4:30pm. On Friday, August 5 Somerset Campus will only be open from 1pm to 4:30pm and the London campus will be open from 2pm to 4:30pm due to a meeting for faculty and staff. We will operate on normal hours, 8am - 4:30pm M-F, beginning August 8. [More Info]
Costs and Financial Aid

Financial Aid FAQs

  1. What is an United States Department of Education (DOE) PIN and How do I get one?
  2. How do I apply for financial aid using the electronic FAFSA and the (DOE) Personal Identification Number (PIN)?
  3. Am I eligible to receive Student Financial Aid?
  4. What are the Easy Steps to apply for Financial Assistance at a KCTCS College? 
  5. Do I have to use my parent(s') household and financial information?
  6. What records will I need to complete the "Free Application for Federal Student Aid" (FAFSA)?
  7. Where can I find phone numbers and addresses information for each KCTCS college?
  8. What records or documentation will the community or technical college financial aid office require? 
  9. How will I get my money? 
  10. What are "Educational Tax Credits" and where can I get more information?
  11. Where can I get more information on the locations of Kentucky Community and Technical Colleges?
  12. What are some important terms I need to know concerning student financial aid?