Student Handbook

Applying for Assistance

General Procedures for applying

  • Complete and submit the FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID (FAFSA) to determine eligibility for financial assistance. Students should complete the FASFA via the internet at On the FAFSA, you will need to include our  Federal School Code: #0052803. 
  • If you do not have access to the Internet, you can call the US Department of Education at 1-800-433-3243 and request that a paper application be mailed to you; or you may come to the Student Services Office for access and assistance in completing the application online.
  • Be accepted for admission to the Tennessee College of Applied Technology Northwest.