Filling out your FAFSA is easy.
- Go to http://www.fafsa.gov and follow the instructions.
- Use the Heartland school code 030838 where requested.
- HCC MUST be listed as a college choice on your FAFSA.
- Wait to receive a Student Aid Report email in 3-5 days.
- Check your Heartland email in 1-2 weeks for a notification from Heartland.
Apply as early as possible. The FAFSA form should be submitted by the date for the respective semester as listed below.
|Fall Semester||March 1|
|Spring Semester Only||October 1|
To be considered for all aid types and to ensure your financial aid eligibility before each semester, apply by the preferred filing dates. Note that the major state grant program may require you file earlier than the dates outlined due to limited funding.