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General Terms & Conditions

It is the student’s obligation to understand their rights and responsibilities when receiving financial aid. Therefore, the following information is provided to make you aware of some of the most common policies, procedures and federal regulations that affect students and receipt of financial aid at Phoenix College.

  1. To receive financial aid, you must be pursuing an eligible degree or certificate program. In addition, you must have a high school diploma, GED or have been home-schooled.
  2. If your Financial Aid award includes a Fed Direct Subsidized and/or Unsubsidized Loan, you must complete Direct Loan Entrance Counseling and a Master Promissory Note (MPN) at StudentLoans.gov.
  3. Phoenix College packages financial aid awards for you with initial Direct Loan amount. As a result, you may be eligible for additional loan funds; however, it is important to plan ahead and borrow responsibly. To request additional loan, you must complete the Additional Loan Funds Request form.
  4. Please click here to read more about Student Loan Code of Conduct.
  5. You must notify the Financial Aid Office in writing to decline any financial aid awarded. Cancellation of financial aid awards do not automatically cancel enrollment. It is your responsibility to follow proper withdrawal procedures through the Admissions and Record Office if you do not wish to be enrolled at Phoenix College.
  6. Only those with a lawful presence in the U.S. may qualify for MCCCD scholarships or federal financial aid. Any information you provide about your legal status when you apply for financial aid or scholarships may be subject to mandatory reporting to the federal immigration authorities under Arizona law. This does not apply to private scholarship funds held in and distributed by the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation.