Financial Aid

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

Colleges use this federally approved application to determine student eligibility for grants, work study, loans, and scholarships. Submit your FAFSA application anytime after October 1st annually, but this application requires information from your previous year tax return.

FAFSA Website


Our Financial Aid Night presentation is below.



CSS Financial Aid Profile

In Minnesota, Augsburg, Carleton, Gustavus, Macalester, and St. Olaf require the CSS Financial Aid Profile. Few colleges nationwide require this profile. Check if your college requires it as there is a fee involved.

CSS Financial Aid Profile Website


Additional Resources

This website provides financial aid and scholarship information. The Counseling Office can provide you with the PHS username and password to access the resources on this website.