Eligibility for Financial Aid

To qualify for financial aid you must:

  • Be admitted to a degree-seeking program
  • Complete ALL requirements
  • Enroll at Least Half-time Each Semester
    • 6-8 credit hours is half-time enrollment for an undergraduate student
    • 4-5 credit hours is half-time enrollment for a graduate student
    • Audit and test-out or placement credits do not count toward enrollment requirements
  • Maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress
    • Federal financial aid eligibility requires that all students maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (PDF).
    • NOTE:  You are not eligible to receive financial aid if you have been academically dismissed from Purdue Calumet.