Summer Loans Deadline - August 2nd

Published July 18, 2016

IMPORTANT-   if you are accepting a loan  for summer sessions: the deadline for any paperwork or web-action required for those loans is

Tuesday August 2nd at NOON

If your documents are received after this time there is no guarantee that the loan will be processed.  Federal regulations will not allow summer loans to be originated after the last day of the summer session.

Documents may be faxed to our secure digital fax server at 828-262-2585, or scanned & emailed to but must be received by Noon, August 2nd

Summer Sessions Application is Available - Until July 26

Published February 29, 2016

The 2016 Summer Sessions Financial Aid Application is now available - through noon on July 26th.   If you plan to enroll at least half-time in courses over the summer and wish to apply for financial aid, you must complete this online application. To submit the application, follow these instructions:

1.  Log into your AppalNet account.

2.  Click on the Financial Aid tab.

3.  Click on the Financial Aid Summer Sessions Application at the bottom of the menu.

4.  Thoroughly complete the application and submit it.

5.  Be sure that you have completed the 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at  You must have submitted the FAFSA to Appalachian before you can fill out the summer sessions application.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact or visit the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Best wishes for a successful semester and summer at Appalachian!

*Please Note: the application will be available until July 26th.  That will be the last day we can accept an application and process it before the end of the summer session/s.

Understanding Cost of Attendance

Published September 9, 2015

Financial Aid 101: Understanding your Cost of Attendance

Welcome to fall 2015!  The Office of Student Financial Aid is dedicated to helping you make informed financial decisions. 

This Financial Aid 101 topic is the cost of attendance.

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Contact Us

Physical Address
John E. Thomas Hall, 287 Rivers St, Room 265

Mailing Address
ASU Box 32059, Boone NC 28608-2059

Phone: 828-262-2190

**Please be sure to have your student ID available for all contacts with our office**


Office Hours
Mon- Fri 8:00-5:00

Counselor Walk-In Hours

Mon, Tues,Thurs, Fri:

9:00 am - 5:00 pm


10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Veterans' Coordinator/Counselor Hours:
Mon-Fri 1:30-5:00

No appointment necessary.