We know that every dollar matters.
ICO’s Student Financial Services is here to help you find the most affordable ways to finance your education and manage your student loans. Feel free to contact us directly at any time. We look forward to working with you through this important decision.
When you apply for admission, your application is automatically reviewed for academic scholarships. You do not need to apply separately. Scholarships are based on academic merit and recipients are notified at time of acceptance.
Several types of financial aid and a variety of scholarships are available. To apply for workstudy and student loans, you will only need to complete the FAFSA. Our school code is 001689. This form is available every January 1 for the upcoming Fall term. You will be asked to complete the FAFSA each year to renew your eligibility. If you are not sure if you are eligible, you can review the federal eligibility requirements to confirm that you qualify to receive financial aid.
It’s easier to complete the FAFSA when you already have your federal tax return finished. So, it’s wise to complete your tax return as soon after January 1 as possible. Be sure to keep copies of the information that you used to complete your FAFSA. This makes it easier if the Department of Education asks us to verify your application.
When you complete your FAFSA, we will put together a financial aid package that covers your cost of attendance. Your award will include federal work study and federal student loans.
Through the Department of Education’s federal student aid, students can access the FAFSA application, information about federal grants and scholarships, repayment options and more.