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Remember to submit your FAFSA every year

The financial aid staff makes every effort to provide prompt and courteous customer service with the student’s best interest at heart. We care about your successful financial future! Nearly 98 percent of Sherman students receive some form of financial aid – including loans, scholarships, family discounts, work-study programs and the Yellow Ribbon Program. Our financial aid packages make Sherman one of the most affordable chiropractic colleges in the country. To be eligible for financial aid, students must maintain satisfactory academic progress in accordance with college policy.

Applications for Financial Aid

Applications for any form of financial aid must be filed with the college a minimum of six weeks prior to registration. You will need to complete the following:

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA); Sherman College’s code is 013853
Sherman College Financial Aid Application
Entrance Interview along with new Master Promissory Note agreement
Federal Stafford Master Promissory Note
Grad Plus Master Promissory note (if you will be receiving a Graduate Plus Loan)

Please e-mail us or call the financial aid office at 800-849-8771, ext. 245, for an explanation and help to complete the necessary documents

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Types of Aid Available
Sherman College administers federal student aid funds for the Perkins Loan and College Work-Study programs. In addition, Sherman College is an eligible institution for students receiving loans under the provisions of the unsubsidized Stafford Loan Program, GradPlus, the Veterans Administration, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Vocational Rehabilitation and Social Security.

Students are expected to investigate all Loan Programs, as well as other sources of financial aid which may be available. These may include out-of-state tuition programs administered by the boards of education of some states, social security benefits, vocational rehabilitation programs and loans, and scholarships which are available through some state chiropractic organizations. The Financial Aid Office takes into account all funds which are available to the student from sources other than the college, even though the student may choose not to apply for such funds. Learn more about making good choices about financial aid.

The college offers the following loan programs: Perkins Loan, Unsubsidized Stafford Loan, Grad Plus Loan and Emergency Loans. Private loan sources are also available if needed. Our experienced Financial Aid staff members will guide you through the financial planning process for your chiropractic education to help you minimize loans and get the most for your education dollar.

A variety of institutional and outside scholarships are available to new and currently enrolled Sherman students.

Institutional Discounts
When husband and wife are both enrolled full-time in the program, each may apply for a 25 percent tuition discount. Members of the immediate family (children, parents, brothers and sisters) enrolled in the D.C. program each receives a 10 percent discount.

International Students

Sherman College offers a limited number of International Tuition Scholarships up to half tuition, based on financial need. Contact International Student Advisor Kristy Shepherd, x. 221, for more information.

Assistance Following Graduation
Federal programs, such as income-based repayment, loan cancellation, and loan forgiveness, are available to chiropractic college graduates. The income-based repayment plan is one option to help manage your student loan debt.

Financial Aid Resources

Sherman College does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, or national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, employment policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs.

Title IV Loan Default Rate

FY2007: 0.7% (1 of 138),
FY 2008: 4.4% (4 of 89),
FY2009: 3.5% (3 of 85) ,
FY2010: 0.9%

Contact Financial Aid Staff

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Marcia Park
Assistant Director of Financial Aid Sherman College of ChiropracticFinancial Aid