Apply for Aid

Create your personal FSA ID. Your FSA ID gives you access to Federal Student Aid’s online systems and can serve as your legal signature.

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) annually.  Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (ACHE) School Code: 042568

FAFSA Tips:

● Submitting your FAFSA is free!
● Online applications are processed sooner.
● Parental information is not required for professional students.
● 2015 Income Information for student (and spouse) will be used for 2017-2018.
● The IRS Data Retrieval Tool (IRS DRT) is currently unavailable until further notice.
● Parental information is not required for professional students.

You will receive your Student Aid Report (SAR) via e-mail or postal mail. Your SAR is a summary of the FAFSA data you submitted.

Review your SAR and make any corrections. Corrections made online to your FAFSA is the easiest and fastest option.

The ARCOM Office of Financial Aid will generally receive an electronic copy of the information you submitted on the FASFA website within 3-5 business days.

Students who are selected for verification may be required to submit additional information before their financial aid eligibility can be determined.  Notifications for additional information requests will be sent via your student portal.

Once financial aid eligibility is determined by the Office of Financial Aid a financial aid award notification will be sent via your student portal with instructions on how to view, accept or decline financial aid awards.