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Financial Aid

FIT is committed to providing superior education at an affordable cost and to helping you find a way to pay for it. Financial aid is available from a variety of sources from scholarships, grants, federal loans, and work-study. FIT endowed scholarships are donated to the FIT Foundation by many companies, organizations, and individuals.

How do I apply?
Who is eligible?
When do I apply?

What aid and scholarships are available?
What loans are available?

The FAFSA application is open. Go to the
FAFSA website.

Priority filing deadline for 2018-2019
Spring 2018 Applicants:  November 1, 2018

ALL APPLICANTS for 2019-2020
Priority filing deadline is January 15, 2019

For more information go to How to Apply.

The Excelsior Scholarship for Spring 2019 is available. Go to the HESC website.

The Excelsior Scholarship Deadline is January 14, 2019.  For more information regarding your eligibility and the requirements, go to our State Grants page. 


Financial Aid Hands-On Sessions

Financial Aid will be hosting hands-on FAFSA help on Fridays from October 6  through December 14, 2018 during the Fall 2018 semester. Please bring

  • your FSA ID
  • your 2017 tax information.


Tax Information cannot be submitted by email. You may mail, fax or bring these documents to our office.

Student Loan Scams! Recently FIT Students & Alumni have been contacted about Loan Forgiveness Programs. These are not endorsed by FIT Financial Aid Services. Please see our SCAMS page for more information.