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    Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

    Financial Aid Office
    130 Essex Street
    South Hamilton, MA 01982
    (978) 646-4018
    finaidinfo@gordonconwell.edu
    Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F

    Student Accounts Office
    130 Essex St.
    South Hamilton, MA 01982
    (978) 646-4049
    Fax: (978) 646-4601
    finserv@gordonconwell.edu

    Fall and Spring Hours:
    9:00am-3:30pm
    Closed Daily for Lunch 1:00pm-2:00pm
    Closed Wednesdays for Chapel 11:00am-12:15pm

    Summer Hours:
    Monday-Thursday: 9:00am-3:30pm
    Closed for Lunch: 1:00pm-2:00pm
    Friday: Closed
     

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Dates and Deadlines

To review for to apply for financial aid, click here: Charlotte-Apply-for-Financial-Aid.cfm.

As you review financial aid deadlines, we also encourage you to review deadlines for scholarships and special programs such as the Partnership Program as these deadlines are different. See Charlotte-Scholarships-and-Grants or Charlotte-Partnership-Program.

Financial aid award letters will be emailed beginning May 15 for students who have completed a FAFSA and GCTS Financial Aid Application by the May 1 priority deadline. Financial aid applications submitted after the priority deadline will be evaluated on an ongoing basis. 

A financial aid award letter will include

  • any scholarships that have been awarded;
  • any funding from other sources as reported by the student; and
  • a student's loan eligibility.

After receiving an award letter, the student must complete and sign the Award Acceptance Statement and return it to the Financial Aid Office. New borrowers at GCTS must also sign a promissory note and complete a loan counseling tutorial. Refer to Charlotte-Apply-for-Financial-Aid for more information about how to complete the promissory note and loan counseling tutorial.

Fall 2017

Gordon-Conwell Scholarships

Feb 15, 2017

Applications due for Merit Scholarships

See Charlotte-Scholarships-and-Grants for more information.
April 15, 2017

Applications due for Partnership Program 

See Charlotte-Partnership-Program for more information.
 
Student Loans and Need-Based Aid
May 1, 2017 Priority Processing Deadline for students applying for Title IV funds (loans). The FAFSA and GCTS Financial Aid Application should be completed by this date as instructed Apply for Financial Aid.
May 15, 2017 Financial aid award letters will be mailed beginning May 15th for students who have completed financial aid applications.
July 15, 2017

Complete Award Acceptance Statement and return it to the Financial Aid Office. Complete Master Promissory Note and Entrance Counseling for Direct Unsubsidized federal student loans at studentloans.gov.

Sept 2017 Student loans are disbursed two to three weeks after the start of the semester.
   

Spring 2018

Student loans and need-based aid for students new to financial aid.

Dec 1, 2017 Priority Processing Deadline for students applying for Title IV funds (loans) for Spring 2018 semester. The FAFSA and GCTS Financial Aid Application should be completed by this date as instructed here.
Dec 15, 2017

Complete Award Acceptance Statement and return it to the Financial Aid Office. Complete Master Promissory Note and Entrance Counseling for Direct Unsubsidized federal student loans at studentloans.gov.

February 2018

Student loans are disbursed two to three weeks after the start of the semester.

  *Late applications are processed on a rolling basis.