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Financial Aid at Southwest Baptist University

Grants and Work Study

General requirements

  • Undergraduate students must be degree seeking and accepted into the program of study before receiving aid.
  • Student must meet the current SBU Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy.

Federal Pell Grant

The Federal Pell Grant is a free federal grant for eligible undergraduates with financial need. Maximum award amount of $5,695.

Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG)

The Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG) is a free federal grant for undergraduates with exceptional financial need. SBU award amounts range from $200 to $1,000.

State Programs

State Program grants are administered by the state of Missouri for eligible undergraduates with financial need. Access Missouri Financial Assistance Program award amounts range from $2,000 to $4,600 dependent upon state funding.

Federal Work Study

The Federal College Work Study Program is for part-time, on-campus job positions for students with financial need. SBU students can earn a maximum of $1,950 for the school year.