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Financial aid

Financial aid

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  • Stark State federal school code is 011141

Gateway specialists are available weekdays at the Gateway Student Services Office during office hours to answer specific questions regarding financial aid, registration, and enrollment on a walk-in basis. The Gateway Student Services Office is located in room M102.

Phone counseling

Phone counseling is available during office hours. Callers with detailed questions or complicated situations will be asked to schedule an appointment. During the busy months of January, May, July, August and December, the Financial Aid Office will assist callers to the best of our abilities. We apologize if the high volume of calls/visits to our office results in delays in service. We appreciate your patience and look forward to answering all of your financial aid questions.


Appointments are offered to assist with in-depth questions or concerns. Appointments are available Monday through Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Same-day appointments will be accommodated as schedules permit but cannot be guaranteed. To schedule an appointment, call the Financial Aid Office, 330-494-6170, Ext. 4301.

Priority dates

Service guarantees can only be offered to students who submit all required forms by the priority dates listed below.

Free application for federal student aid (FAFSA) April 1 if attending summer sessions
July1 if attending fall semester
November 1 if attending spring semester
SSC scholarship application
(scholarship information)
June 1 (for most scholarships)
Any required documentation Promptly upon request

For additional information, call 330-494-6170 or email

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