How Aid Works

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How Need Based Aid Is Determined

Have questions about how aid gets determined?

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Accepting and Receiving Aid

What happens after you have been offered financial aid?  How does financial aid pay your bill?

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Applying For Aid

At Mines, we award financial aid based on merit and financial need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

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Credit Requirements To Receive Aid

Different types of financial aid have different minimum credit requirements.  Taking undergraduate versus graduate classes can affect your eligibility.  Repeating classes can change your eligibility.  Know how your enrollment can impact your aid.  

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Rights And Responsibilities
Study Abroad or Co-op Semester

Study abroad or cooperative education programs are an exciting opportunity for out students.  Find out how your financial aid will react before you go!

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Withdrawing

If you are leaving Mines for any reason it can impact your financial aid for this term or future terms.  Whether you are leaving for a semester or for good, you’ll want to understand how that decision can affect your financial aid.

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Contact Us

Financial Aid Office
  Ben Parker Student Center
1200 16th Street
Golden, CO 80401
  303-273-3301
  FAX: 303-384-2252
Toll-free: 1-888-446-9489
  finaid@mines.edu


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More information:

For billing issues contact: Bursar’s Office 303-273-3158

For health insurance waivers contact: Health Center 303-273-3388

For College Opportunity Fund contact: Registrar’s Office 303-273-3200

For information on Veteran Affairs contact: Registrar’s Office 303-273-3200