Ease your financial strain with SWIC's Financial Aid


Financial Aid and Veteran Services assistance is available via email at  fin_aid@swic.edu
  • Forms can be mailed to Financial Aid, Southwestern Illinois College, 2500 Carlyle Ave, Belleville, IL 62221.
  • Financial aid awarding, document processing, and disbursements will continue. 
  • Students also are encouraged to monitor their student email and eSTORM account for updates.

Apply for Federal and State Financial Aid

Apply for federal and state financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at studentaid.gov. The school code for SWIC is 001636. The FAFSA must be completed each academic year. The FAFSA application becomes available to be filed October 1st each year.

Assistance with the FAFSA is available at SWIC through PALS.

Financial Aid and Academic Advisor

The Financial Aid Office will pay only for classes that are required for a student’s declared program(s) of study. We are strongly encouraging students to meet with an academic advisor to review their program(s) of study and the classes required to complete the program(s).

Financial Aid Forms

Prior to completing any of the following, students should review the To Do List in their eSTORM Student Center to ensure that the correct forms are printed.

Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Summer 2020

Dependent Verification Form
Independent Verification Form

Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Summer 2021

Dependent Verification Form
Independent Verification Form

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