We’ve made applying for financial aid as easy as possible—just follow the four steps below. And remember, we’re just a click or call away if you need anything.
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STEP 1: Fill out the FAFSA
Complete the FAFSA form after October 1. Gordon's code is 002153.
Note: the Federal Student Aid website's login system recently changed from a four-digit pin to a username and password. Students who have not logged in recently will need to set up their FSA ID. For frequently asked questions and help with this process, visit:
The FAFSA provides Gordon with an assessment of your family’s financial strengths. Financial aid awards are based on information from the FAFSA.
Gordon College no longer requires financial aid applicants to complete a supplemental form.
STEP 2: Receive your Award Letter
Beginning in December, award letters will be mailed on a rolling basis to tell you how much aid you qualify for—including scholarships, grants, loans and work study.
STEP 3: Send in your deposit
In order to hold your financial aid award and housing, a nonrefundable $250 deposit is due no later than May 1. Pay online or make checks payable to Gordon College and send to:
Office of Admissions
255 Grapevine Road
Wenham, MA 01984
STEP 4: Explore Loan Options and Work-Study
A. If you were awarded federal loans, follow the links below for further instruction:
B. If you were awarded Federal Work-Study, click here for more information:
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C. Are you looking for ways to finance your remaining costs? Review the following options: