Paying for College

Rochester Community and Technical College is committed to providing accessible, affordable, quality learning opportunities to serve a diverse and growing community.

The Financial Aid Department at Rochester Community and Technical College is available to assist students who need financial aid to meet college costs. RCTC awards in excess of $42 million from a variety of financial aid programs including grants, scholarships, work earnings, and student loans. RCTC works with several different agencies in an attempt to provide you with access to as many sources of aid as possible.

Cost to Attend RCTC

The cost to attend Rochester Community and Technical College is determined by the Office of Student Financial Services and is based on the average costs a student will incur during the academic year.

Ways to Pay for College

Approximately 70% of all RCTC students receive some type of financial aid funding. There are four types of financial aid–grants, student employment, scholarships, and loans.

FAQS

The Financial Aid Department at Rochester Community and Technical College is available to assist students who need financial aid to meet college costs. See if your question is already answered.

Forms

The forms you may need for financial aid are all in one place.

Disbursement and Bookstore Charging

Financial aid funds may be used for tuition, fees, textbooks, and basic living expenses.

Net Price Calculator

Use the Net Price Calculator tool to access estimated net price information for the institution they attend or plan to attend based on the user’s individual circumstances.

 

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