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Financial Aid and Scholarships


You don't have to wait to talk to a counselor to learn about financial aid. You can start learning today! We have brochures designed to give you the information you need ahead of time. 

LIFE Scholarship Guidelines

The LIFE Scholarship is an award funded by the state lottery. The scholarship is based on merit. 

Self Service Carolina

Self Service Carolina is an online student portal that allows students to manage their personal information and perform many student-related transactions. 

PLUS Loans

PLUS Loans are federal loans that parents of dependent undergraduate students may use to assist with the cost of education. 

Graduate PLUS Loans

Graduate PLUS loans are federal loans that graduate or professional students may use to assist with the cost of education. 

Private Loans

Private student loans are nonfederal loans funded by lending institutions such as a bank, credit union or state agency. 

Incoming Undergraduate Student Checklist

The Incoming Undergraduate Student Checklist is an abbreviated version of the entire financial aid process for undergraduate students. 

Incoming Graduate Student Checklist

The Incoming Graduate Student Checklist is a simple explanation of the financial aid process for graduate students.