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How to Apply for
Financial Aid

Types of Financial Aid

Financial Aid Eligibility

Financial Aid Forms,
Worksheets and Federal Direct Loan Application

Important Dates

Veterans Benefits

FAFSA4caster - Tools to determine an expected family contribution.

View your FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION online! Log in to MySJRstate, and click on Student tab.

Standards of Academic Progress for Financial Aid Students

Satisfactory Academic Progress Calculator

Student Loan Forgiveness

Student Loan Practices
Code of Conduct

Net Price Calculator

The Net Price Calculator is an information tool for comparing college costs and financial aid. It may be used to provide an estimate of grant/scholarship financial aid you might expect vs. the overall cost of attendance.

* For more information regarding the College's use of Social Security Numbers >>


SJR State's federal school code for the free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is 001523. Students are encouraged to apply for financial aid by April 1st for the upcoming academic year. In order to complete the FAFSA, you (and at least one parent if you are a dependent student) must have an FSA ID to have access to Federal Student Aid’s online systems and to serve as your legal signature. You may create an FSA ID by visiting https://fsaid.ed.gov


If you are due to receive a refund from your financial aid award(s) for the upcoming semester (or the current semester if classes have started), refunds are scheduled to be delivered by the SJR State Business Office by the end of the day listed below in the section "2016/2017 SCHEDULED STUDENT REFUND DATES." Your refund will be processed through BankMobile. You may view SJR State's contract with BankMobile a division of Customers Bank. Through BankMobile you have the option to receive your refund via an ACH transfer to a bank account of your choice, a debit card, or by paper check. For more information >>


(Subject to Change)

  • Fall 2016 - September 16, 2016
  • Spring 2017 - February 10, 2017
  • Summer 2017 – June 2, 2017

*Your financial aid file must be complete and awarded; you must be registered and attending classes in the respective term.


Book authorizations will be available* on the following dates (these dates are for the 2016/17 academic year; next year will be announced in July 2017):

  • Fall 2016 – August 15 through September 9, 2016
  • Spring 2017 – **December 12, 2016 through January 27, 2017
  • Summer and Summer A 2017 – May 3 through May 26, 2017
  • Summer B 2017 - June 21 through July 7, 2017

*Your financial aid file must be complete and awarded.
**Please note that the Bookstore will be closed from noon on December 16, 2016, until January 3, 2017. Please make sure to plan your bookstore purchases accordingly.

For more information concerning financial aid applications and sources of aid, call:

Orange Park (904) 276-6800, Option: 2
Palatka (386) 312-4040
St. Augustine (904) 808-7400, Option: 2

or write to

SJR State Office of Financial Aid
Palatka Campus
5001 St. Johns Avenue, Palatka, FL 32177
or e-mail the Financial Aid Office at