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Your Financial Aid How-To Guide

We understand that paying for college is often your biggest concern. That’s why we’re here — to take away some of the anxiety and help your dream of an American college degree become a reality.

Check out these clear, simple steps for applying for financial aid, maintaining the aid you’ve received and navigating the process. And remember, we’re just a phone call or email away if you have questions.

1
Estimate Costs
You have to know how much it all costs before you can make a plan.
2
Apply for Scholarships
There’s money out there. You just need to know where to look for it and how to apply.
3
Review and Maintain Aid
We’ll show you how to see what scholarships you’ve earned, how to make sure you maintain them from year to year and what to do if you have a tough semester academically or if your financial circumstances change.
4
Your Summer To-Do List
Review our checklist to make sure you’ve done everything you need to do regarding your financial aid before the semester starts.

Have Questions?

Ask Rocket Solution Central.

Rocket Solution Central — or RSC — is your one-stop answer shop for financial aid questions.

Call 419.530.8700
Monday - Wednesday and Friday 9 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Visit 1200 Rocket Hall
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

No need to wait in line. Register through Rocket Q ahead of time or when you arrive. You'll receive wait-time updates and be notified when it's your turn.

Register by texting "University of Toledo" to 419.419.3430 or by entering your information online.

Rocket Financial Wellness Center

We could all use some help managing our money. Explore this site built in partnership with Huntington Bank. You’ll find simple, helpful tools to improve your money management skills ― whether you’re a high school student, undergraduate or upperclassman ready to graduate.

  • How to pay for college
  • Managing student loans
  • Making a budget
  • And more
Visit the Rocket Financial Wellness Center
Last Updated: 10/11/21