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.
Requirements to Apply for Financial Aid:
- Student must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) at studentaid.gov
- Student must be admitted as a degree candidate at RCTC
- Student must be enrolled at least half-time (6 credits)*
- Student must be making progress toward their degree
*Students enrolled less than half-time may be eligible for prorated Federal Pell and Minnesota State Grants.
First Things First — APPLY FOR FAFSA®
Submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) with the U.S. Department of Education to be considered for financial aid.
Students must complete a new FAFSA® each year they wish to apply for Financial Aid.