Federal Stafford Loans

Students at Aquinas Institute of Theology are eligible to apply for federal, Direct Unsubsidized Loans after they have been admitted to their degree or certificate program. 

Students who wish to be considered for this type of aid must complete and file the following documents:

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - The FAFSA should be mailed to the federal processor as soon as possible, as  the turnaround for Aquinas Institute can take a while.  Aquinas Institute's code is 001632. 

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)   

Supplemental Financial Aid Application - This form is currently being revised and will be available shortly.  Please contact the Student Enrollment Coordinator (finaid@ai.edu) for the temporary form. 

 Supplemental Financial Aid Application

Important Notes:

Please note that Federal Stafford loans are only available for U.S. citizens and permanent residents. 

You should submit your application for federal financial aid as soon as possible. You do not have to wait to be admitted to a degree program to apply for federal financial aid.  However we do not review students for financial aid until after they have been admitted. 

The total financial aid awarded to you cannot exceed your cost of attendance, which includes grants, scholarships, non service stipends, tuition remission and your federal financial aid.  

If you have questions, contact the Student Enrollment Coordinator at finaid@ai.edu or 314-256-8800. 


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