Financial Aid Forms
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
NWC FAFSA school code: 002371
Begin the financial Aid process each year by going to FAFSA.gov and completing your FAFSA application to calculate your financial need for college. The FAFSA is the application used to applying for federal, state, and Northwestern College financial aid.
How to Submit Forms
Send completed forms to the NWC Financial Aid Office via:
- Mail - 3003 Snelling Ave. N, St. Paul, MN 55113
- Email as attachment to - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Fax - 651-628-3332.
Financial Aid Comparison Worksheet
Use the Comparison Worksheet to help you compare the bottom-line cost of a Northwestern education to the cost of other colleges you're considering.
If your FAFSA is slected for verification you will need to complete only 1 of the 5 (V1-V5) Verification Worksheets below.
To avoid delays please submit the correct (V1-V5) Verification Worksheet requested of you. If uncertain, you can find your Verification Worksheet number by logging on to theROCK, selecting the Finances tab, and viewing your Financial Aid Requirements.
Parental & Student Appeal Forms
The Department of Education gives us limited authority to make adjustments to a student's eligibility when circumstances arise that are out of the control of the parent/student. If a parent/student feels that they have an appealable situation, this form should be completed and returned to the Financial Aid Office.
Off-Campus Studies Application
If you are interested in applying for financial aid for a period of time in which you will be studying off-campus, you must complete this application. You must also complete the regular application process for financial aid at Northwestern. Summer studies are considered at the end of a school year. Submission of this form does not guarantee assistance is available. This form is for students seeking a day-school degree.
International Student Financial Assistance Application
This form is the application for International Students to receive financial assistance to attend Northwestern College. Funds are awarded on the basis of financial need. This form is for students seeking a traditional undergraduate degree who are not resident aliens.
Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan Application
Federal Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (PLUS) are non-need based low-interest loans specifically for parents to help pay for the cost of their dependent student's education. Parents who believe they will not qualify for the PLUS loan should contact the Financial Aid office for alternative options.