• Students receiving certain scholarships for academic ability must maintain
a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0.
• The student may not have graduated.
• The student must not have defaulted on or owe a refund to any previous aid.
4. Must have a high school diploma or GED
5. Must have a valid Social Security Number
6. Must register with the Selective Service, if required.
How to Apply
Students applying for any type of financial assistance (including scholarships) are required to file the Free Application
for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This application can be found and completed online at
who are filing for FAFSA should also complete the Florida Financial Aid Application at the following website: www.
When completing the FAFSA, be sure to include Florida Keys Community College in the Information Release section of the
form. Our Federal School Code is
Completed FAFSAs are submitted directly to the federal central processing agency, which processes the application
and then forwards the information to Florida Keys Community College and to you in the form of a Student Aid Report.
Determination of eligibility for all forms of Title IV financial aid offered at Florida Keys Community College is determined by
the Department of Education.
For Financial Aid deadlines please visit the
Financial Aid link.
It is important to note that students must reapply each academic year for financial aid.
When to Apply
Priority is given to applications received by FKCC no later than:
July 1 for Fall Term
November 1 for Spring Term
April 1 for Summer Terms
Student Financial Aid Responsibilities
It is the students responsibility to:
Complete applications correctly and on time
Read and understand all materials sent to you from the Financial Aid Office and all other financial aid agencies or
provided on the FKCC website and to keep copies of all forms and materials that you submit
Understand and comply with the rules governing the aid that you receive
Register for the number of credit hours required for your aid
Maintain satisfactory academic progress
Use aid only for expenses related to attending FKCC