Frequently Asked Questions

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What do I need to be accepted to Cottey?

When is the application deadline?

When will I be notified of an admission decision?

How can I pay my deposit?

Are there Academic Scholarships available?

What percentage of students receive financial aid?

Are you allowed to have cars on campus?

Does Cottey have a career counseling center?

Does Cottey accept the GED?

How do I submit my test scores if I’ve already taken the test but my scores don’t appear on my transcript?

How do I submit my IELTS scores?

What should my reference write about in my recommendation? What should I write about in my essay?

What types of financial aid are available?

When can I complete the FAFSA?

I probably don’t qualify for aid. Should I apply anyway?

Is financial aid available for study-abroad programs?

What happens after I file the FAFSA?

How do I apply for an academic scholarship?

How do I apply for a P.E.O. scholarship?

If my family has special financial circumstances, what should I do?

What is the cost of attendance (COA)?

What is the expected family contribution (EFC)?

How is financial need determined?

What is verification?

What is the FERPA release form?

What happens if there are changes in my family’s income after filing the FAFSA?

How/When will I receive my financial aid?

When will I receive a bill/statement of account?

Are payment plans available?

When are fall semester payments due under the payment plan?

When are spring semester payments due under the payment plan?

How are textbooks charges handled?

When are fall semester bookstore payments due under the payment plan?

When are spring semester bookstore payments due under the payment plan?