Financial Aid

Your college education. It’s one of the most important investments your family can make.

Our mission is to assist students and their families in planning for and meeting their educational expenses at Albion College while supporting the College’s recruitment and retention goals. To do this we strive to provide exceptional service, while ensuring that financial aid dollars are administered with the highest level of fiduciary responsibility.

For Incoming Students

First, we’ll want to hear all about your strengths and accomplishments. Then we’ll determine what types of aid you may be eligible for at Albion. That may include academic and talent-based scholarships, grants, low-interest loans, and campus work opportunities.

Working together, our financial services team will help you build the strongest financial aid package possible.


Applying for Aid

We’re here to help you and your family find the resources you need to make an Albion education possible. We will do all we can to take a complex process and translate it into terms that make sense to you.

Receiving Your Aid

Determining your eligibility for financial aid is an important first step. Here, you’ll find additional information on securing your financial aid offer—and keeping it.

Your Award Letter

With your financial aid offer you’ll receive a guide to help you understand your financial aid offer from Albion, provide you the starting point to developing your own personal Albion Financing Plan as well as navigate you through the first steps in paying your bill.

For Current Students

You’ve been here a while. Maybe a year, maybe a few. You’ve made an impact on campus and studied hard. But you still have a little more to go.

The reality is that your investment increases each year. Getting the facts on scholarships and financial aid is the next step to help ensure that your Albion education is affordable, and continues to be the education of a lifetime.


Receiving Your Aid

Learn what requirements you must meet to receive federal and state financial aid and the steps your should take to obtain and understand your award.

Dates & Deadlines

Learn the key dates and deadlines for returning and entering students to remember during the financial aid process.

Your Student Account

You’ve got your financial aid, you’ve developed your plan, now it’s time to put it all together on your student account bill.

The CARES Act is federal legislation that provides financial support to individuals and businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Find out how Albion College is allocating funds to eligible students.