Federal Student Aid

  1. What kinds of federal student aid might be available to me?

  2. Will my criminal history affect my ability to get federal student aid?

  3. Can I get federal student aid while I’m incarcerated?

  4. Am I eligible for federal grants while I’m incarcerated?

  5. Am I eligible for federal student loans while I am incarcerated?

  6. Am I eligible for Federal Work-Study (FWS) while I am incarcerated?

  7. Can I get federal student aid while I am on parole or probation?

  8. How do I apply for federal student aid?

  9. What information will I need to fill out the FAFSA?

  10. When should I apply for federal financial aid?

  11. I already have student loans, can my student loans be deferred while I am incarcerated?

  12. I was receiving federal financial aid when I was incarcerated, my loans went into default. What can I do?