Apply for Financial Aid

Applying for financial aid can feel overwhelming if you are applying for aid for the first time. At Kent State University at Trumbull, one form is all that is necessary to apply for financial aid!

  • Step 1:
    If you are a new student, you must first apply for admission in order to be considered for financial aid at Kent State Trumbull.
  • Step 2:
    Submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Financial Aid) by applying online. By completing the FAFSA, you will be considered for both state and federal grants, loans, work-study programs and, in some cases, scholarships.


  • Submit the FAFSA as soon after January 1 as possible!

    Kent State Trumbull recommends having your FAFSA filed no later than March 1 for priority consideration. You can use income estimates if you have not yet completed your taxes.  If you need assistance completing the FAFSA, do not hesitate to contact our financial aid office for help, even if you feel you may not qualify for financial aid, we suggest that you apply. Make sure that you list Kent State University at Trumbull as one of the colleges that will have access to your FAFSA information.

If you need assistance completing the FAFSA, contact our office at 330-675-8860.

FAFSA Codes:

  • Kent State Trumbull: 003064
  • Kent State: 003051

Please remember that you will need to apply for financial aid each year.