83% of Marietta students receive need-based financial aid; the average package is over $27,500.

91% of freshmen & transfers receive some form of financial aid.

To be considered for need-based grants, loans, and employment opportunities, students must:

  1. Be admitted to the College
  2. File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Be sure to send Marietta your aid information. Our FAFSA number is 003073.

Office of Student Financial Services
1-800-331-2709
740.376.4712
Fax: 740-376-4990
Email: finaid@marietta.edu

Admission inquiries
Office of Admission 800-331-7896
Email: admit@marietta.edu

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How to Apply for Financial Aid

Applying for financial aid at Marietta College is easy.

Follow the timeline and steps for:

First-Time Applicant Timeline

  • If you are planning to file online apply for two PIN numbers—one for the student, one for a parent of the dependent student—at www.pin.ed.gov
  • January 1
    First day to complete the FAFSA. The FAFSA is available online at www.fafsa.ed.gov
  • Mid-March
    Marietta begins mailing financial aid award packages to students who have not previously attended Marietta College
  • May 1
    Deadline to make your college decision.

First-Time, Full-Time Applicant Process

  1. Be accepted to the College.
  2. File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), being sure to list Marietta on your application. Our FAFSA number is 003073. If you are transferring to Marietta and have already filed the FAFSA, make sure Marietta College is listed on it. By completing the FAFSA you are applying for all federal, state and Marietta College financial aid programs.
  3. If you are asked to submit additional documents, send them as soon as you can.
  4. Return your completed Outside Scholarship/Award Form when you know you are receiving aid from sources not listed on your award letter. (It will be sent to you with your first financial aid award package or you can download the PDF.)

Part-Time, Continuing Education and Graduate Student Applicant Process

  1. Be fully accepted into a degree program.
  2. File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) being sure to list Marietta on your application. Our FAFSA number is 003073.
  3. If you are asked to submit additional documents, send them as soon as you can. Part-time and graduate students cannot be awarded until all documents have been submitted.

Returning Student Applicant Timeline

  • January 1
    First day to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The renewal FAFSA is available online at www.fafsa.ed.gov. (You will need your PIN number.)
  • January
    A letter explaining the re-application process is mailed to returning students.
  • March 1
    Priority deadline for submitting FAFSA results from returning students.
  • Early June
    Marietta begins mailing financial aid award packages to returning students.

Returning Student Applicant Process

  1. File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), being sure to list Marietta on your application. Our FAFSA number is 003073.
  2. If you are asked to submit additional documents, send them as soon as you can. Students who have previously attended MC cannot be awarded financial aid until all required documents have been submitted.