The Financial Aid Shopping Sheet is designed to help you understand the costs of attending Keiser University and how possible financial aid for which you might be eligible can help offset some of the cost.
You will be asked a few questions to help determine your financial and living situation so the best possible information can be provided to help make your decision about attending Keiser University and how you will finance your education.
Disclaimer – Please Read Before Proceeding
- The Federal Aid Shopping Sheet provides only a rough estimate of financial aid and is only as accurate as the data entered into it.
- Not all students will qualify for all of the aid that the Federal Aid Shopping Sheet indicates may be available.
- This Federal Aid Shopping Sheet estimate is based on grade level 1 loan limits, unless your Student Aid Report (SAR) has been received.
- This Federal Aid Shopping Sheet is not designed to replace the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or a complete financial aid award package provided by Keiser University.
- The Federal Financial Aid Shopping sheet estimate is based on your first academic year costs only.
- Keiser University Financial Planning specialists will be able to help you determine what aid you might qualify for, what your net costs will be, and how you may finance your education with minimal debt obligation after graduation.
Keiser University Scholarship Programs
Keiser University offers a variety of scholarships ranging from academic to financial for students who meet the criteria set by the University. Recipients must be enrolled in an associate, bachelor, or master’s program.
Outside scholarships are awarded to students who meet the specific criteria of the scholarship benefactors. Scholarship committees usually choose scholarship recipients who have high grade point averages, large financial need and/or superior academic quantities.
Listed below are a few of the free resources available to help locate funding opportunities. The Financial Aid department can provide a listing of web sites for additional scholarships. Applicants can contact agencies located in their community for more information.
keiser University Grant Programs
The main criterion for receiving grants is substantial financial need. Grants do not have to be repaid unless a student becomes ineligible. Students must maintain satisfactory academic progress as defined in the Keiser University Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy.
Federal Pell Grants
Federal Pell Grant is a federal grant awarded to students on the basis of financial need and does not have to be repaid. These grants are considered the foundation of federal financial aid, to which aid from other federal and non-federal sources might be added.
Pell Grants are only awarded to undergraduate students who have not yet earned a bachelor’s or a professional degree.
In order to apply for a Pell Grant, students must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The U.S. Department of Education uses a standard formula to evaluate the financial information provided on this application to determine a student’s eligibility for a Pell Grant.
Award amounts vary based on a student’s financial need, an institution’s cost of attendance, and enrollment status.
Florida Student Assistance Grant (FSAG)
Florida Student Assistance Grant (FSAG) is a need-based grant funded by the State of Florida available to full-time students who meet Florida residency requirements and are enrolled in an associate or Bachelor`s Degree program.
To be considered for this grant, the applicant must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in time to be processed error-free by the deadline specified by the University for each of the Fall terms.
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) is a federal grant awarded to undergraduate students with exceptional financial need and does not have to be repaid. Funds are limited and Federal Pell Grant recipients receive priority. Students do not need to apply for this grant.
The EASE Grant
The EASE Grant provides financial support to full-time undergraduate students attending a private, non-profit university in the state of Florida. Students must be Florida residents and maintain an eligible GPA.