To assist students in gaining an education by providing the most comprehensive financial assistance possible to current and perspective students. The Office is dedicated to maintaining accurate records and complying with Federal State and University regulations. Through a partnership with students, parents, and numerous offices and organizations, the Office is committed to timely communication and quality customer service. Scholarships, loans, and campus employment are available, and awards are made on the basis of student merit and financial need. Information on these, as well as on Federal Pell Grants, other federal grants, and Federal Work-Study awards may be obtained by writing to the Financial Aid Office.