Step 1. Apply for a PIN.
You can apply for a PIN at www.pin.ed.gov. Students (and parents, if applicable) will need a PIN to electronically sign the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Step 2. Complete the FAFSA.
Complete and submit your FAFSA online at www.fafsa.gov. The VC Title IV school code is 010060. Submit your FAFSA as soon as possible starting January 1.
Step 3. Apply for admissions.
Complete admission requirements and receive an admission permit
Step 4. Activate your VC student email account.
We will correspond with you via your VC student email account. Visit www.vernoncollege.edu for instructions on activating your account. When activating, you can forward your VC email account mail to your regular email account.
Step 5. Respond to document requests.
The financial aid office may request additional documents needed to complete the aid application process. Your application will not be processed until you submit the requested document(s).
Step 6. Await notification
When the financial aid office has finished processing your application, your award notification (if eligible) will be sent to your VC student email account. Award information is also available thru Campus Connect.
Step 7. Re-apply.
Re-application for financial aid is required each award year (Fall thru Summer).
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