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* Recognition Ceremony December 2013
The financial aid office administers Title IV programs and distributes funds according to federal guidelines to students demonstrating financial need through the federal needs analysis. Title IV funds include the Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Opportunity Grant, Federal College Work Study Program, and the Federal Perkins Loan Program. Major loan programs include the subsidized and unsubsidized Stafford Loan and the Parents Loan for students. The office has available information regarding the College Work Study, Institutional Work Programs, the State of Kansas Work Program, and the new community service project.Students must file the Free Federal Application for Financial Assistance after January 1. A copy of the FAFSA may be obtained at high school counseling offices or FHSU's Office of Financial Assistance in late November or early December. It is imperative the application be completed before March 1 of every year. Nearly 73 percent of FHSU students receive some form of assistance through grants, loans, and scholarships.
Prior to coming to the United States
Prior to admission to Fort Hays State University
Prior to admission to Department of Nursing
It may take two years to complete requirements for Kansas Licensure. Students should plan to spend at least one year completing deficiencies after arrival in United States.
Other Resources: Changes to the healthcare system are due to go in effect that will rewrite medical coding that has been in place for over 30 years. We realized that many students and professionals would be in need of an informative breakdown of the changes, explanations, and guide to “Crosswalking.”1 http://www.medicalbillingandcodingonline.com/2. http://www.medicalbillingandcodingonline.com/Medical-Coding-Crosswalk3. http://www.medicalbillingandcodingonline.com/icd-10/4. http://www.medicalbillingandcodingonline.com/scholarships/