Paying for College

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Services
Financial Aid Services Limited on June 17.

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

Wednesday, June 5, 12 to 2 p.m.
Tuesday, June 18, 12:30 to  2:30 p.m. 
(Computer Lab area next to the Career Center in the IE Building)

Central City

Monday, June 24, 1 to 3 p.m., Room A202

Deer Valley

Wednesday, June 5, June 12, June 19 & June 26, 1 to 3 p.m., Room 124

Southwest Skill Center

Tuesday, June 4, June 11, June 18 & June 25, 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

GateWay Scholarship Opportunities

Visit the GateWay Scholarship Blog for details on new scholarships available.