FINANCIAL AID OFFICE MISSION
The Mission of the Financial Aid Office of Beulah Heights University is to provide adequate financial assistance in compliance with all federal, state and institutional regulations, eligible to students. We strive to provide superior client service to students, parents, faculty, staff, and churches throughout the community.
WHAT IS FINANCIAL AID?
Financial Aid consists of funding provided through federal and state governments and institutional sources to help cover educational expenses. This funding consists of grants and scholarships that do not have to be paid back to the provider and loans that have a variety of repayment options.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR FINANCIAL AID
In order for students to be eligible to receive aid from the Federal Financial Aid Programs, they must meet the following criteria:
- Have financial need, except for some loan programs
- Have a high school diploma or a General Education Diploma (GED), or complete a high school education in a home setting that is treated as a home school or private school under state law.
- Be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a regular student working toward a degree or certificate in an eligible program. Financial aid is not available for audit coursed.
- Be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen (have U.S. permanent resident status)
- Have a valid Social Security Number.
- Make satisfactory academic progress (see SAP Policy).
- Sign the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which certify that you (1) will use federal and/or state student financial aid only to pay the cost of attending an institution of higher education, (2) are not in default on a federal student loan or have made satisfactory arrangements to repay it, (3) do not owe money back on a federal student grant or have made satisfactory arrangements to repay it, (4) will notify your school if you default on a federal student loan, and (5) will not receive a Federal Pell Grant for more than one school for the same period of time.
- Be registered with Selective Service (males between the ages of 18 - 25).
Beulah Heights University general policy is to ensure that all is administered in accordance with the rules -regulations of federal government and institution.
- Beulah Heights University Financial Aid offers consist of Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Direct Subsidized, Unsubsidized loan and Work- Study opportunities.
- Students requesting Financial Aid at Beulah Heights University must not be in default on a loan nor owe a balance on their account from a previous semester.
- Beulah Heights University does not discriminate regardless of race, color, creed, age; handicap, or marital status. Students may qualify if they are U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States.
A school must return Title IV funds to the programs from which the student received aid during the payment period or period of enrollment as applicable, in the following order, up to the net amount disbursed from each source:
- Federal Pell Grant
- Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant
- Direct Federal Subsidized Loan
- Direct Federal Unsubsidized Loan
- Unsubsidized Direct Student loans (PARENT- PLUS LOANS)
- Military GI Bill
Financial Aid Links
GRADUATE PLUS LOANS
Students receiving funds under the Federal Family Educational Loan Program (Stafford Subsidized and Unsubsidized) must take an entrance-counseling interview before monies are disbursed. Upon completion of your program of study or withdrawing from the college, you must take an exit-counseling interview. You can take these counseling sessions via the BHU web site and submit it to the Financial Aid Office. Please click on the link below for the entrance or exit interview process.
Financial Aid Office Contact Information
- The Financial Aid Office is located in the Administration Building.
- Hours of operation are Monday - Thursday: 8:00A.M. to 6:00P.M.
- Phone: 404-627-2681
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Alyssa Takatori | Director of Financial Aid | Ext. 105 | Email: email@example.com
How to Fill Out the FAFSA
Overview of the Financial Aid Process
After the FAFSA: What Happens Next