Types of Financial Aid

JSU offers a variety of types of financial aid including Federal and State Grants, Federal Stafford Loans, Federal PLUS Loans and the Federal Workstudy Program. We also offer scholarships, veterans benefits and work with many outside resources.

Basic Eligibility Criteria for Federal Student Aid

Federal Grants

  • Federal Pell Grant
  • Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant
  • Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant
State Aid

Federal Direct Stafford Loans

Alternative/Private Loans



  • Federal Work-Study Program
  • University Aid 

Military & Post Traditional Student Services

Outside Resources