Financial aid request for preparatory coursework

This eForm is for students who must complete preparatory coursework to qualify for admission into a degree program at Arizona State University and are seeking financial aid. Students must be enrolled at least half-time and are considered only for Federal Direct Loans for a time period of no more than 12 consecutive months. Taking coursework to raise your GPA in order to be admitted does not qualify under this exception.

For graduate, professional or state-required teacher certification programs:

Subsidized/Unsubsidized: $5,500
Additional unsubsidized for Independent and PLUS denial: $7,000


  1. Obtain the necessary information and signature from your ASU academic advisor or faculty advisor to complete the Academic Advisor Certification.
  2. Submit the eForm.
  3. You will be notified of your eligibility by ASU email, and if approved, Federal Direct Loans will be offered on My ASU for you to accept.

Complete and submit online.

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