Financial Aid & Scholarships

The Sandburg Financial Aid Office is committed to helping our students find the resources to make college affordable.  Our website provides detailed information to help you understand the financial aid steps as well as learn about available financial aid programs, scholarships, and more. 

We invite you to check out the Financial Aid Resources page below.  We have created and gathered a variety of videos, web resources, and documents that can help you learn about paying for college, the steps to apply for financial aid as well as understanding student loans.  

Need help applying for financial aid?  We have a video explaining how to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), or if you prefer, we offer one-on-one Zoom appointments to assist you through the process.  The Applying for Aid tab will guide you through the steps. 

No matter what help you may need – we are here.  To get in touch with us click Financial Aid Information.


In order to apply for Federal Aid, you must FIRST complete and submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

Carl Sandburg College's College Code is 007265

Veteran Support

Carl Sandburg College is proud to serve and provide an educational opportunity for veterans who have and are serving our country and their dependents. We are committed to helping our Veterans, Military Personnel, and their dependents to make an easy transition to college life.