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How to Apply & Receive Aid

The Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA)

By filing your FAFSA you are applying for all federal aid you may be eligible to receive.

Transfer Students

Visit our Transfer Students Guide to find out more about transferring to Virginia Tech. You can also visit our Academic Scholarships.


About 30% of all FAFSAs are selected for verification. Verification is a process by which certain data and information on the FAFSA needs to be confirmed and verified.