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Applying for Aid 2015-2016
Information for Incoming Students

The following information is provided to assist you in applying for financial aid, including scholarships, grants, loans, and work-study, for the 2015-2016 academic year.

All new students will be considered for merit scholarships based on academic promise without regard to financial need. Merit scholarship decisions are based on application materials submitted to the Admissions Office.

To be considered for all other financial aid for 2015-2016, submit the following by the recommended date of March 1, 2015. These applications are not available prior to January 1, 2015.

  1. FASFA—the Free Application for Federal Student Aid must be submitted to receive consideration for all federal and most state financial aid. The FAFSA is available January 1, 2015 and should be completed by March 1, 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter. It is recommended that you use FAFSA on the Web as the preferred method of submission, but paper applications may be requested by calling 1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243).
  2. MORAVIAN COLLEGE FINANCIAL AID APPLICATION: Complete this application to be considered for financial aid from the college. Mail to the address below or fax it to 610-861-1346. No fee required.

Financial aid applicants submitting the above items by the recommended date will be given priority in the awarding process. Any additional items needed by the Financial Aid Office will be specifically requested. Your prompt response will allow your financial aid to be processed as quickly as possible.

Pennsylvania State Grant Eligibility (determined by PHEAA, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency) To be considered for a Pennsylvania State Grant you must be a resident of Pennsylvania and file a FAFSA by May 1, 2015. Please note that those who submit the application after the May 1 deadline may be denied state grant funds.

Other State Grant Eligibility (each state varies in its application requirements and deadlines) To be considered for your state’s grant please refer to the FAFSA application, check with your high school guidance office or contact your state’s Department of Education.

You may be requested to submit copies of 2014 federal tax returns with supporting schedules and W-2 forms to the Moravian College Financial Aid Office.

Financial Aid Office

1200 Main Street
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18018
Phone: 610-861-1330
Fax: 610-861-1346