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Office of Financial Aid

June 29, 2020

2019-2020 FAFSA Deadline

The last day to complete your 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is June 30th, 2020. Therefore, in order to be considered for federal financial aid for the Summer 2020 term, the 2019-2020 FAFSA must be submitted by the June 30th deadline. Please make sure you list the following on your 2019-2020 FAFSA:

  • School code E00773 for Chicago-Kent
  • Degree type you are seeking at Chicago-Kent will be a graduate degree
  • Your year in college will be 1st year graduate student

Summer Financial Aid

Financial Aid Eligibility: In order to be considered for federal financial aid for the Summer 2020 term, you must have completed the 2019-2020 FAFSA (by June 30th, 2020). In addition, you must be registered for at least 3 credits (half-time), as long as the class/classes you are enrolling in are applicable to your degree. If you are registered less than half-time (less than 3 credits) for the summer term, you are ineligible for federal loans. If you have additional questions, please feel free to contact our office.

Scholarships: All Summer 2020 financial aid award packages have been updated to include summer scholarships.

Summer Financial Aid Awards: If you have been offered financial aid for the summer 2020 term, and you still intend to accept any portion of your funds, the deadline to do so is Monday, July 13, 2020. 

Any requests submitted after July13, 2020 will not be processed.

To view and accept or decline your summer 2020 financial aid award, please go to the myIIT portal and select the 2019-2020 academic year. 

2020-2021 Financial Aid Awarding

Students will receive an award notification email for the 2020-2021 academic year if the 2020-2021 FAFSA has been received. It can take up to 2-3 weeks for your FAFSA to be processed by our office.

2020-2021 FAFSA Available Now

Fall 2020, Spring 2021, and Summer 2021

In order to qualify for financial aid each upcoming academic year you must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each calendar year. The FAFSA is available to complete after October 1st of each year.

You can complete your FAFSA online at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov. In order to apply you will need your FSA ID. Please remember to include our school code, E00773, when completing your FAFSA and keep in mind that the school name will be listed as Chicago-Kent College of Law. 

The Department of Education has created a series of YouTube videos called FAFSA: Apply for Aid for an easy to understand step by step guide to the FAFSA process. The links to each video are below:

Financial Aid Contact Information

Please visit our website Office of Financial Aid Home Page for detailed information regarding the financial aid process. If you have questions, or you would like to make an appointment with a Financial Aid Counselor, feel free to contact our office at any time during the office hours listed below.

Office Hours - Suite #230

Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm

Phone: (312) 906-5180 - Fax: (312) 906-5274

Email: finaid@kentlaw.iit.edu

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