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Welcome to the Financial Aid Office


Freshman Literacy Day

Friday, July 14, 2017       

8:30 am to 3:00 pm

Learning Resource Center

Freshman Literacy Day is for incoming Freshman interested in gaining additional knowledge of the financial aid system, learn how to stretch their awards, mix and mingle with campus clubs, faculty and staff.  There will be opportunities to win scholarships and assistance with completing the 2017-2018 General Scholarship Application. 

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Student Employment Job Fair

July 14, 2017

2:00 Pm to 5:00 pm

LRC 101C

Many departments are hiring immediately!


2018-2019 FAFSA opens October 1, 2017

January 6 Priority Filing Date

What are priority funds?

Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (SEOG), State Student Incentive Grant (SSIG), 3% grants, UNM II grants, federal and state work-study and the Perkins loan program. File your FAFSA prior to March 1 to increase your eligibility to receive these limited funds.

We know that funding a college education can be challenging for individuals and families. The U.S. Department of Education, the State of New Mexico and UNM-Valencia Campus offer several financial aid programs that can assist a student in meeting the costs of a college education. Whether you visit us in person or our website, our goal is to provide you access to the various financial aid resources available. We know how important an education can be to your future; let us assist you in obtaining that goal.

Please keep in mind that many financial aid programs have priority deadline dates, you must submit required applications before the deadline date to be considered.