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Belmont College Assists with Financial Aid

Belmont holds Financial Aid Awareness Week to assist students with scholarships and federal grant applications.

St. Clairsville, OH (March 1, 2012) - Belmont College held Financial Aid Awareness Week February 27 through March 2 at the Main Campus in St. Clairsville.

The purpose of Financial Aid Awareness Week is to encourage Belmont students to complete their 2012/2013 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is the federal application required in order to receive federal financial aid, including student loans as well as the need-based state grants.  Additionally the event is held in order to help students gain important information about scholarships that are available at Belmont.

“The College will soon begin awarding scholarships for the 2012-2013 award year and we want to encourage all of our students to apply for these awards,” said Jody Peeler, Associate Dean of Student Financial Aid. “Belmont has many charitable donors that have provided generous scholarship awards that our students can benefit from.”

Additionally, Belmont recently held “College Goal Sunday” which is a state-wide college financial aid program. The free event presented by the Ohio Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (OASFAA) and endorsed by the Ohio Board of Regents, assisted students and parents with completing the FAFSA. The event was a great success with over 70 students and their families attending.

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Pictured: (left to right standing) Belmont students Danielle Shreve and James Kessler receive financial aid and scholarship information from Jody Peeler, Associate Dean of Student Financial Aid (seated) during Financial Aid Awareness Week.

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Saturday - Sunday
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Contact Information

Financial Aid Office
Belmont College
120 Fox-Shannon Place
St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950

email: financial_aid@belmontcollege.edu
Phone: 740-695-8510
Fax: 740-699-3033