Financial Aid

Application Steps

1. Complete FAFSA®

  • Create FSA ID and password: (verify your account)
  • Complete the FAFSA® Application
  • Eastern Arizona College federal school code is 001073
  • Save login information for future use


2. Apply for Admissions

  • Apply for admissions to EAC by completing the Admissions form
  • Provide EAC with transcripts from all previously attended college or universities
  • Be admitted in a qualified program leading to a degree or certificate
  • Check financial aid status on your student myFA  account for important dates and deadlines


3. Monitor Financial Aid Status

  • Check financial aid status by logging in to myFA (My Financial Aid) account
  • Before aid can be awarded, a financial aid file must be complete
  • Check student email often for communications
  • If the Federal Processor selected your FAFSA® application for “verification”, further documents will be needed


4. Accept/Decline Financial Aid Awards

  • Accept or decline your financial aid award at the myFA net partner website
  • Watch for a letter, in a green envelope, from BankMobile. This letter provides a secure code for selecting how you will receive funds
  • Contact the Fiscal Control office with any questions at (928) 428 – 8221 option #2 for a cashier


5. Remain Eligible for Financial Aid

  • EAC Financial aid office will review grades and attempted coursework prior to awarding financial aid and following each period of enrollment
  • All students receiving financial aid must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
  • All students are expected to understand SAP and maximum time frame responsibilities, or they may lose financial aid eligibility
  • If a student loses eligibility due to extenuating circumstances, they may appeal