Scholarship FAQ 2
Scholarships FAQ

General Information

Why does BYU give scholarships?
Where does BYU receive its scholarship funds?
If students do not claim their scholarships, does the money go unused?

Scholarship Eligibility

If I didn't receive a scholarship as a new freshman, am I eligible for future awards?
How will...

Financial Aid FAQ

Financial Aid Process

How do I apply for financial aid?
What is the timeline for receiving financial aid?
When will I receive my refund (excess financial aid money)?
What is Satisfactory Academic Progress and how does it affect my eligibility for federal financial aid?
What charges will my financial...

Grants & Loans FAQ 2
Financial Aid FAQ


How much Pell will I get if I add one more class?
Can I choose to decline my Pell Grant?


What is a PLUS loan?
What is the difference between a subsidized Stafford Loan and an unsubsidized Stafford Loan?
If I already accepted all my Stafford Loans and need more money, what...

Apply for Grants and Loans
Financial Aid FAQ

What is an FSA ID?
Am I eligible to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool?
What if I file a tax extension?
How does the FAFSA determine how much aid I can get?
My parents do not support me financially, so why does the FAFSA consider me "dependent"?

What is an FSA ID?

  • The FSA ID is a...