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90% of the Class of 2023 achieved career success within six months of graduating.

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Financial Aid You Can Count On

Our Office of Financial Aid is here to help you maximize all of your financial aid opportunities, understand the options available to you, and apply for various types of financial aid.

If you’ve determined that you want Champlain’s unmatched, professionally-focused education, we will work with you and do everything we can to make it affordable for you and your family.

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Types of Aid

Merit-Based Scholarships

Champlain College recognizes students with notable academic achievements and extracurricular accomplishments by awarding merit-based scholarships. This aid does not have to be repaid. Awarded regardless of financial need, you are automatically considered with your application to the College.

Need-Based Aid

A combination of grants, loans, scholarships, and work-study student employment options comprise the need-based options at Champlain College. You must submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered.

Other Aid

Other types of aid are generally based on a variety of requirements. Learn more about your eligibility on the following pages.


of full-time undergraduate students receive scholarship funds that do not need to be repaid.


Awarded to Champlain students each year through Champlain scholarships.


Of Early Decision applicants are funded at the same level as Regular Decision applicants.

Net Price Calculator

The Net Price Calculator estimates how much and what types of financial aid you might qualify for as a full-time student.

Financial Aid Quick Links

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Estimate Your Costs

You’ll receive your financial aid offer along with your notification of admittance. In the meantime, use the Champlain Net Price Calculator to estimate what your financial aid offer might look like.

Steps to be Considered for Aid

You must submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for additional aid beyond merit scholarships from Champlain College, including need-based scholarships, federal and state grants, work-study, and federal loans.

Which aid do you qualify for?

There are a variety of aid options to reduce the out-of-pocket expense of your college education. Find out which ones work for you.

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Cecilia Pohlar, ‘21

All of the different internship experiences and real world application of my knowledge have benefited me more than I ever thought would be possible.

Financial Aid Priority Deadlines*

Early Decision: November 15
Early Action: December 15
Regular Decision: January 3
Rolling: (January – August)
Transfer: Rolling
Spring 2025 Decision: Rolling


*Submit your FAFSA prior to these deadlines to ensure you receive your full financial aid offer with your admittance packet.


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