Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid

Norton Hall, Building R2

1100 South Marietta Parkway

Marietta, Georgia 30060

Office 678-915-7290

Fax 678-915-4227

finaid@spsu.edu

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Welcome to Financial Aid

March 1st is the priority deadline for the 2014-2015  FAFSA.  Do your taxes first then complete your FAFSA or renewal FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov

SPSU's Title IV School Code required when completing the FAFSA is: 001570

Welcome,

A college education is the best investment you can make, and the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid is dedicated to helping you obtain the financial aid necessary to pay for a college education at Southern Polytechnic State University. Please use these web pages and our office as a resource to financing your education.

 The two most important resources available to you are your SPSU email account and Banner Web:

  SPSU email  
The official means of communication at SPSU is e-mail and every admitted student is issued an email account. We will use your SPSU email to notify you of updates to your financial aid accounts. Please set your email up and start using it.
 
Banner Web
All of your information as a student is stored in banner web. This is your tool to keep track of what is going on in your student, academic and financial accounts.  You can use Banner web to:
View financial aid awards
Accept financial aid awards
View grades
View and change personal information like phone and address
View documents needed by the financial aid office  

Familiarize yourself with SPSU email and Banner Web today !

 

STEPS TO APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID

 

  1. Apply for a PIN at www.pin.ed.gov
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid at www.fafsa.ed.gov For additional information on aid see www.studentaid.ed.gov or call 800.4FEDAID
  3. High School potential HOPE Scholars must complete the FAFSA. Eligible high school grade point averages will be downloaded from GA student Finance.  In addition to the FAFSA, transfer and currently enrolled students who believe they are HOPE eligible must also put in writing that they are requesting a HOPE evaluation and email the request to finaid@spsu.edu.
  4. Males must be registered with Selective Service at www.sss.gov
  5. Make sure you have applied for admission to SPSU at http://www.spsu.edu/admission/. Aid will not be processed until you are accepted for admission

All correspondence from the Financial Aid Office to the applicant will be via the applicant’s SPSU email address. Once aid is awarded it will be posted on SPSU’s Banner Web accessible from http://banweb.spsu.edu/