Approximately 66% of Mountaineers will receive some type of financial aid during their time at Appalachian State University. From state and federal grants, loans and work programs, to university and outside scholarships — assistance is available for almost anyone to afford college.

2023-2024 FAFSA: Now Available

2023-2024 FAFSA: Now Available

Appalachian’s priority deadline is March 1, so don’t delay. Visit to start now. 

Need help completing your FAFSA? Schedule an appointment with one of our Financial Aid counselors or watch this video to get started. 

Schedule an Appointment

Schedule an Appointment

Skip the wait!  Meet with a counselor at your convenience. 

Schedule a Virtual Appointment

  • Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. -4:30 p.m.

(Don't see your counselor on the day and time you need?  Don't worry!  Any of our financial aid counselors will be able to assist you.)

Tenemos citas bilingües (Inglés/Español) disponibles. 

Virtual Walk-ins

Virtual Walk-ins

Need to see a counselor today?  Consider attending our Virtual Walk-in Hours. 

Virtual Walk-in Hours: 

  • Monday-Friday, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

(Virtual room is only staffed during walk-in hours. To avoid wait times, appointments are strongly encouraged.)



Published Tuesday, September 19, 2023 - 2:21pm

In order to maintain eligibility for federal, state, and institutional financial aid, a student must be making satisfactory academic progress (SAP) toward the completion of a degree or a teaching...

Published Monday, September 4, 2023 - 4:37pm

Students interested in completing the verification process for this 2022-2023 School year (Fall 2022, Spring 2023, and Summer 2023) will need to submit all necessary documents to the financial aid office...

Published Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 1:59pm

The Office of Student Financial Aid & University Scholarships is available by phone (828-262-2190), email (financialaid@...