Costs and Financial Aid
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Can you afford to go to KCTCS? Can you afford to not? Net Price Calculator will provide you with the ability to estimate federal aid eligibility based on the information you provide.

The estimates provided with this tool should be used as a guide to help you understand likely ranges for student aid you may be eligible to receive. Student aid award estimates are subject to change based on regulations, federal/ state appropriations, any changes in your financial circumstances, and other factors.

The information provided will determine your eligibility for student aid and your award estimates. The accuracy reflected in your results will be based on the data you provide to calculate your Expected Family Contribution (EFC).

Costs & Financial Aid

2014-2015 FAFSA Now Available! File Immediately!

The 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid is now available at! Remember, you can submit your FAFSA using your best estimate of 2013 income information since your 2013 taxes may not have been filed yet. Filing the FAFSA as soon as possible will help to ensure you are eligible for limited state funds, such as the KY CAP Grant.

Financial Aid Update: Earliest Scheduled Refund Dates for 2014 Spring Semester

Established Refund dates are the earliest possible date a student may receive a student Financial Aid Refund from the KCTCS college declared their Home Campus. In order to receive a refund on the indicated date, a student must:

  • have completed their financial aid file at least two weeks prior to the date indicated (to be considered complete a student must have all documents submitted and reviewed by the college) and,
  • have financial aid resources disbursed in excess of tuition and other charges owed to the college for the 2014 Spring Semester.

Students wishing to receive a Federal Direct Student Loan must have previously signed a Master Promissory Note (MPN) and completed Entrance Counseling, more information can be found on the student loan process at Loans.

Financial aid will be adjusted for students enrolled less than full-time or students who have not established attendance in classes for which they were enrolled. Students who were enrolled but did not attend or properly withdraw may be subject to repay all or a portion of any federal or state financial aid received.

Aid is scheduled to be applied to a student’s Higher One Account through the KCTCS Easy Refund Program after 1:00 pm of the date indicated Spring 2014 Refund Chart  

2014-2015 Financial Aid Information

A college education is an excellent investment in your future. A degree or certificate from KCTCS will pay off throughout your career—in higher salary, better professional opportunities, and personal satisfaction.

And a KCTCS education is an especially good value. Tuition costs are very affordable, especially for residents of Kentucky, and we offer a range of scholarships, grants, loans. We work to bring this great education within reach for everyone.

As you explore your financial options, please feel free to contact us. We would love to tell you more about the value of a KCTCS education.

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