Paying for College

Financial Aid

Many students rely on financial aid and scholarship opportunities to help manage college costs, including tuition, fees and books.

Financial Aid & Scholarship Options

Financial Aid Resources


FAFSA and Verification Assistance Workshops

Receive assistance with the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and Verification for 2018-2019 and 2019-2020. GateWay Community College will be hosting a number of FREE workshops to help you complete your FAFSA and required financial aid forms. Workshops will be held on the following dates and times listed below in the Computer Lab area of the Career Center (room IE 1234).

2019 Dates

Washington Campus

Tuesday, July 9, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 23rd 12:30 - 2:30pm and Wednesday, August 7th 12:30 - 2:30pm
(Computer Lab area next to the Career Center in the IE Building)

Central City

Monday, July 8, 15, 22 and 29 1 - 3 p.m., Ask for assistance at the campus front counter.

Deer Valley

Wednesday, July 10, 17 and 24 1 to 3 p.m., Room 124

Southwest Skill Center

Tuesday, July 2, 9, 16 and 23, 12:30 to 2 p.m. (Ask for assistance at the campus front counter)

Talk to Me Days (Financial Aid Advisement) 

The Financial Aid Office offers 20-minute sessions Monday - Friday to meet with a Financial Aid Specialist to ask questions regarding Financial Aid at GateWay. Schedule a session by contacting Enrollment Services at (602) 286-8050. Sessions may be scheduled with a Spanish speaking specialist by appointment. 


Contact GateWay Financial Aid Office

Phone: (855) 622-2332
Fax: (602) 900-4243

Fall & Spring Office Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday - Sunday: Closed