Financial Aid

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Welcome to the Office of Financial Aid

All of us in the Office of Financial Aid understand how confusing and intimidating the process of applying for student aid can be and that’s why we’re here to help you through it. If you don’t find an answer to your questions here, please feel free to contact our office.

Our services

The Office of Financial Aid processes the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine a student’s eligibility for need-based aid and federal loans. Need-based aid consists of: Federal, State, and Institutional grants - Work-study -  and Federal loan programs.  The financial aid awarded through this office is based on information received from the FAFSA application.


  • If you will be attending Fort Lewis College in the 2018-2019 school year (starting Fall 2018) you should complete your 2018-2019 FAFSA now at  
  • The 2017-2018 FAFSA is the applicaiton for financial aid for Fall 2017, Spring 2018, and Summer 2018.

Federal School Code

The Fort Lewis College Federal School Code is 001353.