Types of Financial Aid

Learn more about the four basic types of financial aid — scholarships, grants, loans, and employment.

Scholarships

Merit Scholarships

Rollins offers nine scholarships based on academic merit. Several, including the Alfond Scholars Program and Goings Scholarship, cover full tuition, room, and board.

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: $2,000 up to full tuition, room, and board
Criteria: Awarded as part of the admission process
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Florida Bright Futures

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: $77 or $211 per credit hour
Criteria: Awarded in high school senior year
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Athletic Scholarships

Yearly Amount: Varies
Criteria: Contact coach

Music and Theatre

Yearly Amount: Varies
Criteria: Contact Music or Theatre Department

Legacy Scholarship

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: $2,000
Criteria: Learn More

Outside Scholarships

Yearly Amount: Varies
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Grants

Federal Pell Grant

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: $0 – $5,920
Criteria: Financial need; complete FAFSA
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SEOG

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: $2,000
Criteria: Financial need; complete FAFSA by March 1
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Opportunity Award

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: $10,000
Criteria: Financial need; complete FAFSA by March 1
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Rollins Grant

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: $200 – $50,000
Criteria: Financial need; complete FAFSA by March 1
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Florida Student Assistance Grant

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: $2,500
Criteria: Financial need and Florida resident; complete FAFSA by March 1
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Florida Resident Access Grant

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: $3,000
Criteria: Florida resident; complete Florida Residency Affidavit
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Yellow Ribbon Program

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: Up to full tuition
Criteria: Eligible military veterans and dependents
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Loans

Federal Stafford Loans

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: $200 – $12,500
Criteria: FAFSA and grade level

Federal Parent PLUS Loans

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: Cost of attendance - other aid
Criteria: Credit-eligible borrower

Private Student Loans

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: Cost of attendance - other aid
Criteria: Credit-eligible borrower

Work Study

Federal College Work Study

2017-2018 Yearly Amount: Up to $2,500
Criteria: Apply for positions in the summer