Financial Aid Links and Resources

  Federal Student Aid PIN

Apply for or request a duplicate PIN that can be used each year to electronically apply for federal student aid (FAFSA) and to access your Federal Student Aid records online.

  Arizona Commission for Postsecondary Education

A one-stop resource to all Arizona state grants, scholarships and forgivable loans.

 SALT Money

ASA is a free membership program provided to YC students to help them take charge of their finances during college and beyond. Go to our SALT page for more information.

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 FinAid! The Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid

Financial aid can be confusing sometimes. The Smart Student Guide can help you understand the issues and make smarter decisions.

 Federal Student Aid Website

Information and tools provided by the Department of Education to make it easier for students to get the information they need to make important decisions about planning and paying for college.

  Direct Loan Promissory Note

Borrowers are required to complete and sign a Master Promissory Note (MPN) with the Department of Education before loan funds can be disbursed. You can sign your MPN at

  Direct Loan Entrance and Exit Counseling

Students borrowing federal subsidized/unsubsidized student loans or PLUS loans for the first time at Yavapai College must complete entrance counseling. When student borrowers graduate, leave school, or drop below half-time enrollment they must complete Exit Counseling. Go to for more information.

 Project Scholarship Scam

Need money for college? Doesn't everybody? Unfortunately, in their efforts to pay the bills, many students and their families are falling prey to scholarship scams. Visit this website to stay informed.

 US Department of Education

The official U.S. Department of Education website ( which promotes educational excellence for all Americans.

 Tribal Financial Needs Analysis

The Tribal Financial Needs Analysis website provides an overview of the application process and contact information for each of the tribes, as well as the Financial Needs Analysis (FNA) forms for tribes participating in the FNA Project through AASFAA.

 Affordable Schools Online has information to help guide you through the financial aid process with information on everything from the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) to how colleges determine a student's financial need.