Financial Aid

filing tipsFor federal aid, submit your application as early as possible. Peru must receive your correct, complete information before your last day of enrollment.


Important 2024-2025 FAFSA Information

The 2024-2025 FAFSA is now available at According to the latest information from the Department of Education, your FAFSA information will not be transmitted to Peru State College until the first half of March, at the earliest. Once Peru State College receives the information, we are committed to giving you a financial aid offer as soon as possible. While we continue monitoring the FAFSA processing updates, if you have any questions, please reach out to one of these offices.

New Freshman/Transfer students (Admissions Office) - or 402-872-2221

Returning students (One Stop Office) - or 402-872-2228

Online student (Online Education Division) - or 308-260-0440

Filing Period

2023-2024 FAFSA (Fall 23, Spring 24, Summer 24) -- October 1, 2022 - June 30, 2024

2024-2025 FAFSA (Fall 24, Spring 25, Summer 25) --  December 31, 2023 - June 30, 2025

Be sure to file as soon as you can to ensure the best opportunity to maximize your financial aid offer.

Important Information

All information about your financial aid will be sent by email to your Bobcats email address. Please check your myPSC and Bobcats email often.


The mission of the Peru State College Financial Aid Office is to provide financial services to students and their families. We want to help each member of our student body to achieve their educational aspirations. These services are a cooperative venture between the students, their families, and the Financial Aid Office. We, along with government agencies, funding groups and other school departments, will monitor this relationship to maintain accountability and compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and policies to reasonably assure the fairest, most equitable, and ethical distribution of financial assistance. We have a strong commitment to secure maximum resources while constantly evaluating ourselves to provide the least complicated and most efficient aid delivery system possible to support Peru State College's enrollment goals.