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Eligibility


Most federal student aid programs require students to meet certain eligibility standards listed below.

Basic Aid Eligibility Rules


  • Have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Be admitted and enrolled in a program that leads to an associate, baccalaureate, master's, or doctorate degree.

    Note:  If the student is required to take preparatory coursework for admission into a graduate or undergraduate program at ISU, the student may be eligible for a Federal Stafford Loan. If the student is seeking a first-time teaching certificate, the student may be eligible for a Federal Stafford Loan.

Ineligible Categories Include:


  • Notice of Approval to Apply for Permanent Residence (I-171 or I - 464A).
  • F1 or F2 Student Visas.
  • J1 or J2 Exchange Visitor Visas.
  • G Series Visas.
  • International students.

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