FEDERAL AID

Federal Pell Grants:

Pell Grants are the primary gift-aid program (gift-aid is aid that is provided with no expectation of repayment) offered by the federal government. Eligibility is based on financial need which is determined by the Department of Education through the FAFSA process.

Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG):

FSEOG is a gift-aid program offered through federal and institutional sources. Eligibility is determined by the availability of funds and financial need which is determined by the Department of Education through the FAFSA process.  Priority is given to Pell Grant recipients.


Federal Work Study:

Federal Work Study is a program that allows students to work and earn money to help pay expenses related to their education.  Students interested in receiving assistance through Federal Grant or Work Study programs must apply online at fafsa.ed.gov under “Free Application for Federal Student Aid.” Students who do not have access to the internet may contact the College Financial Aid Office for assistance.


Federal Direct Loans:

Davis Tech does not participate in the Federal Direct Loan program (subsidized, unsubsidized, Parent PLUS)

STATE AID

Higher Education Success Stipend Program (HESSP):

HESSP is a gift-aid program offered through state resources.  Eligibility is determined by the availability of funds and financial need, which is determined by the Department of Education through the FAFSA process.  Priority is given to Pell Grant recipients.


Utah Promise Scholarship

The Utah Promise Scholarship is funded by the state of Utah to assist Utah residents with tuition and fees at eligible institutions in the state of Utah.  Students must meet the following criteria in order to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • Graduated from a Utah High School or Resident of the state of Utah
  • Be in the first 2 years of college
    • Cannot have an associate or bachelor’s degree
    • Cannot have already complete 60 credit hours or 1800 clock hours or combination of the two
      • 30 clock hours = 1 credit hour
      • Credits or clock hours earned in a concurrent enrollment program during high school needs to be included

Eligibility Requirements

In order to qualify for financial aid under the Title IV program, students must be enrolled in an eligible program and meet eligibility requirements, which include filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

For more information regarding available financial aid offered at Davis Technical College and eligibility requirements, please visit the Davis Tech Financial Aid page or the Financial Aid Eligibility policy.

The steps to apply for financial aid can also be found on the Davis Tech Financial Aid page.


Scholarships

Davis Technical College offers a variety of scholarships.  Information regarding scholarships and how to apply can be found on the Davis Tech Scholarship page.


Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)

Eligibility of financial aid (federal, state and institutional) is dependent on satisfactory academic progress (SAP).  More information regarding SAP and eligibility requirements can be found on the Davis Tech Financial Aid page and in the Financial Aid SAP policy.


Disbursement of Funds

Information on how Davis Tech disburses financial aid to students can be found on the Davis Tech Financial Aid page and in the Financial Aid Disbursement policy