How Aid Works

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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How Need Based Aid Is Determined

Have questions about you award?  How does your EFC impact your financial aid?  

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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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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

As a student loan borrower, you have federal rights and responsibilities.

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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 from Mines

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
  FAX: 303-384-2252
Toll-free: 1-888-446-9489

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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