Types of Need-based Financial Aid

Grants- Grants are gift-based aid that does not need to be paid back. The amount awarded is based on a student's financial need, which is determined by the financial aid application process.

  • Institutional Grants - Colorado College offers need-based grants in the form of CC grants and other various endowed funds.

  • Federal Pell Grants- awarded directly to students based on the FAFSA and may range from $555-$6,095 per year.

  • Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grants (SEOG)- provided by the federal government for students with exceptional financial need.

  • Colorado Student Grants (CSG) may be given to Colorado residents with exceptional financial need.

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Colorado Springs, CO 80903
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