Summer Financial Aid

To qualify for Summer Financial Aid you must:

  • Fully admitted or currently enrolled in an eligible degree-seeking program. 
  • Submit a 2021-2022 FAFSA online at
  • Register for courses prior to the start of the summer session.
    • NOTE: Courses added after the start of the summer session will not be considered for financial aid. 
  • Meet Satisfactory Academic Progress requirements. 

Sources of Summer Financial Aid

Federal Pell Grant

Students may be eligible for a Federal Pell Grant if they were awarded Pell in the Fall 2021 or Spring 2022 semesters. You must be enrolled in 6 hours prior to the beginning of the Summer Term to qualify. 

Note: If for any reason you are unable to attend at least half-time (6-8 credits), the Pell Grant will be cancelled and funds you received must be repaid. 

Federal Direct Student Loans (Subsidized and Unsubsidized)

Students must be enrolled in at least half-time (6-8 credits) to receive federal loans.

First-time borrowers will need to complete the online Student Loan Entrance Counseling and the Direct Student Loan Master Promissory Note.

Students need to complete the Summer 2022 Direct Loan Request form and turn it in at the Financial Aid office to have his/her loan eligibility calculated. 

Federal Direct Parent Loan (PLUS)

A parent may apply for the PLUS Loan for their dependent student if the student is enrolled at least half-time (6-8 credits) during any or all of the summer sessions.  Loan approval is based upon the borrower’s credit report.

 Veteran Benefits

To be considered for VA Benefits, complete the VA Certification Request, provide a copy of your Certificate of Eligibility (COE) or confirmation, and a copy of your summer course schedule. Email all documentation above.  

Changes in Enrollment

If your summer enrollment should change after your summer financial aid has been applied to your student account balance, federal regulations may require ASU–Beebe to reduce or cancel your financial aid. This may cause a balance owed on your student account.

Please contact the Financial Aid office,, prior to making any changes to your summer enrollment.

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