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Applying for Graduate Financial Aid

We understand that the idea of tackling the process of financing a degree can be a little daunting and confusing, but if you follow these steps it will all make sense!

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Getting Started

Your first steps will be to complete your FAFSA online and submit your Boston College Graduate Financial Aid Application to our processing center. We will use this information to create your financial aid award for the year. Learn more.

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Planning

Depending on when you submit your information to our office, it may take some time before you receive your award letter. You'll want to use this time to research your various options for funding your BC education and estimate your costs for the year. Learn more.

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Taking Action

At this point, you should have viewed your financial aid award notification in My Services. You can use this information to finalize how much you will need in order to cover your costs for the year. Learn more.

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Finalizing

You're almost there. Just a few more things to do and you will be ready for the year. These steps include signing your loan documents. Learn more.

 

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