Welcome to Financial Aid!
Georgia Perimeter College Federal School Code 001562
It is important that your education be affordable. Choosing a college is one of the most important decisions you will make in your life and it is a decision that comes with a cost. Luckily, there are many financial aid options available that can help you finance your college dreams. The GPC Student Financial Service Offices, which includes: financial aid, Veteran Affairs, and Student Accounts are here to help you locate, apply for, and meet the requirements for all the financial aid for which you qualify.
What is Financial Aid?
Assistance to help pay for your college cost through Federal Programs: grants, work-study and loans, State Programs, Institutional and/or Outside aid.
College can be one of the greatest experiences in your life. The student Financial Service office is here to assist you in making that happen. For additional questions you may have, please review our website, visit a campus office, or contact us at the following
Financial Aid: 678.891.3427
Veterans Affairs: 678.891.3614
Email: Please allow 48 hours for a response.
Email Financial Aid, include your name and GPC 900#
Email Veterans Affairs, include your name and GPC 900#
Hours of operations :
M-W-TH-F 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
TUES – 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Financial Aid News and Important Dates
Starting the Financial Aid Process
Completing your FAFSA
One of the most essential steps of the financial aid process is the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or what is commonly referred to as the FAFSA. Once the FAFSA has been completed, the information is processed by the United States Department of Education and the results are forwarded to schools listed on the Student Aid Report (SAR).
First Time GPC Filers:
The earlier you file your FAFSA, the more options for aid you will have. Our priority processing deadline for the FAFSA for the 2014-2015 academic year is April 1, 2014. The FAFSA is available for completion on the first day of the calendar year (January 1st.) Keep in mind that your FAFSA will be used for the entire academic year. For example, the 2013-2014 FAFSA is used for Fall 2013, Spring 2014 and Summer 2014. The 2014-2015 FAFSA will be used from Fall 2014 to Summer 2015. If you have any questions as to which FAFSA to file, please contact our office at 678-891-3535.
Renewing your Application:
Once you have filed a FAFSA, the following years’ application is much simpler. You will simply need to update your personal information and input current year tax information for you and your family. For 2014-2015 FAFSA you will need 2013 Tax information. You’ll need to sign the FAFSA application using your PIN and ensure that Georgia Perimeter College (001562) is selected as a school of your choice. Once we receive your Student Aid Report (SAR) from the Department of Education, we will begin processing your aid.
FAFSA Website http://www.fafsa.gov
PIN Website http://www.pin.ed.gov
Georgia Perimeter College School Code 001562
The Financial Aid Priority Processing Deadline is April 1st of Every Year
Financial aid will be available for use in the College Bookstore
for Summer Semester 2014 from
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 through Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Financial aid Summer Semester 2014 Refunds will be available starting
June 16, 2014
Check the status of your financial aid file
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