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Iowa College Aid

Iowa Tuition Grant

Iowa Tuition Grants are awarded to Iowa residents enrolled at one of Iowa's eligible private colleges and universities.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Iowa resident
  • Undergraduate enrollment in an associate or bachelor degree
  • Enrolled at an eligible Iowa private college or university
  • FAFSA submitted by July 1
  • Have an eligible Expected Family Contribution (EFC) on the FAFSA 

Award Amount and Limits

The statutory maximum award is set at the average Regent tuition and fee rate, although the maximum award for an academic year may be less depending on the funding available and number of projected recipients. Recipients can receive grants for up to four years of full-time, undergraduate study. Part-time students may be eligible for adjusted amounts. 

Required Application


Important Dates

October 1: FAFSA is available
July 1: FAFSA application deadline