Financial Aid

PC Success Grant

Maricopa PC Success Grant is intended to provide tuition assistance to students who meet the criteria. Please allow 3-5 business days for the Financial Aid office to confirm your eligibility and award funds.  You must make payment arrangements to secure enrollment in your courses.  

Download the Fall 2016 Maricopa PC Success Grant Application 

Award Information

  • Maximum Award is $500 per semester.
  • It is the student’s responsibility to pay the balance.
  • Funding is limited and will be awarded on a first-come first-serve basis.
  • Deadline: October 31, 2016

Eligibility Requirements

  1. United States citizenship or eligible non-citizen
  2. In-state residency classification and are being charged in-state tuition and fees for the current term
  3. Enrolled in a minimum of 6 credits
  4. Not eligible for Federal Pell Grant
  5. Have unmet need as determined by the FAFSA (if offered loans, cancel to increase unmet need)
  6. Meet Satisfactory Academic Progress
    1. Students who are on Maximum Timeframe MUST be enrolled in eligible classes.
    2. Students must successfully complete 2/3 (66.67%) of all attempted course
    3. Students must meet the following credit hour/cumulative grade point average (CGPA)
      1. Total Credits Attempted* Minimum CGPA
        • < 15.75 1.60
        • 16-30.75 1.75
        • 31-45.75 1.90
        • 46 + 2.00 

Special Note:

Students may also be eligible for the PC Success Grant if:

  • They are unable to meet the HS Diploma/GED or Prior Education Information requirement due to not being able to obtain their High School Transcript from a Foreign Country.

General Information 

  • Students awarded a Maricopa PC Success Grant in a prior term must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress for the term in which it was received.