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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Financial Aid

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Most Minnesota State Mankato students depend on federal, state and/or private funding assistance to finance their college education. We are committed to providing valuable information about financial aid programs and processes to ensure each student has access to the maximum available funds. The financial services specialists at the Campus Hub are available to answer questions and connect students with additional advising assistance if needed.

Types of Financial Aid

Applying for Financial Aid

Step 1: Apply Each Year

Step 2: Check Your Application Status with the University

Step 3: Provide Additional Information If Requested

Step 4: View Your Financial Aid Award

  • Check your email inbox for a message from
  • View Preliminary Award (new First-Year Students) at the secure Financial Aid Status site
  • View Financial Aid Awards when available on Student e-Services
Step 5: Accept Your Financial Aid

  • View and Respond to Your Awards through the Financial Aid menu on Student e-Services
  • Complete all additional acceptance steps as instructed
  • Review Financial Aid Award Checklist Information
Step 6: Receive Your Financial Aid



Financial Aid Budget

Student Eligibility

Enrollment & Attendance

Maintaining Eligibility

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