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 January 1 (Gordon's code is 002153).
Note: the Federal Student Aid website recently changed from a login system with a four digit pin to a system with 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 new process, visit:
Federal Student Aid | The FSA ID
The FAFSA provides Gordon with an assessment of your family’s financial strength and bases its financial aid awards on information from the FAFSA.
Gordon College no longer requires the Gordon Supplemental Form from financial aid applicants.
STEP 2: Receive your Award Letter
Award letters will be sent on a rolling basis via mail beginning in February and will 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 check 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: