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We look forward to helping with your questions.  You can reach someone from the team using any of the following options:

  • Call our office and someone will assist you as quickly as possible.
    • Main Campus: 540-831-5408
    • RUC (Roanoke Location): 540-985-8483 
    • Text – 540-328-9360 and we will be glad to assist
  • Schedule a phone or zoom appointment with a counselor.
  • Visit the Main Campus office in 169 Heth Hall


Check out your account status on OneCampus!  You can simply search for financial aid to learn more about your current status.

We encourage all students who will be enrolling at Radford University to complete and submit a FERPA.  This allows our team to talk with you and your family throughout the enrollment process!  Learn more at www.radford.edu/ferpa!

Has your family's financial situation changed since you filed the 2022-2023 FAFSA?  Learn more about the special circumstance process to see if an adjustment to your expected family contribution (EFC) is possible.

Important Deadlines

The 2022-2023 FAFSA is now open!

April 1, 2022 - Summer financial aid consideration priority deadline – Students who are registered by April 1st for at least 6 hours over all summer terms will be reviewed prior to the summer bill due date

April 8, 2022 - Deadline to provide verification materials for spring 2022 semester

April 15, 2022 - Deadline to complete Direct Loan Entrance Counseling, Master Promissory Notes, and Student Loan Acknowledgements for your federal loans for spring disbursements

April 29, 2022: Priority application deadline to receive Parent PLUS or Graduate PLUS, and Private Education loan certification requests to be reflected as credits for payment due for Maymester, Summer 1, Summer 3. All applications received after this date will be processed, but we cannot guarantee that they will be posted to your account prior to the bill due date

May 4, 2022: Maymester, Summer 1, Summer 3 bill due date

May 16, 2022: Distribute notifications to students who are not eligible to receive financial aid due to not meeting the financial aid satisfactory academic progress standards.

June 1, 2022: Begin sending returning student award letters for eligible students.

June 15, 2022: Begin processing Parent PLUS and Private Education Loan applications for approved borrowers.

July 11, 2022: First round of bills sent for students enrolled for fall 2022 semester.

July 15, 2022: Priority deadline to submit a Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal to be reviewed prior to the fall 2022 bill deadline.

July 22, 2022: Priority deadline for Radford University to receive your 2022-2023 FAFSA to help with fall semester charges.

Weekly Announcement

Spring 2022 HEERF Awards: Radford University awarded the final payment of all HEERF funds in the spring semester.   The award strategy is posted to the web - www.radford.edu/heerf3

We are processing 2022-2023 submitted FAFSA's.  We began notifying students of required verification documents the week of November 15th.  Watch your Radford University email for additional information requests!

Review your financial aid status on OneCampus.  Search Award by Aid Year and review the information for 2022-2023 to determine your aid status for the next school year.

View our Financial Aid Timeline for important information regarding financial aid each term.

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Office Availability

The main campus office is open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.  We are located on the first floor of Heth Hall.

The financial aid office team is always available to assist you with any questions you may have from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday.  We can be reached at 540-831-5408 or by emailing finaid@radford.edu.  You can also text the financial aid team at 540-328-9360.

RUC Campus Financial Aid is open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.  You must clear the required hospital protocol for entering the facility in order to visit the RUC Financial Aid Office.

We also encourage all Radford University Carilion students, to connect with the RUC Financial Aid team by email at rucfinancialaid@radford.edu or by calling and leaving a message at 540-985-8483, messages will be returned by a team member.

The CARES Act Information

HEERF 3 awards for the Fall 2021 semester have concluded.  Additional funding opportunities will be distributed to eligible students as soon as they are available.  Montior your Radford University email address for regular updates.  Information regarding the Radford University HEERF award programs can be found on our various award program pages.  Learn more by using the links in our menu.    

Our Mission

The mission of the Financial Aid Office is to assist prospective, enrolled students and their families in identifying and securing financial aid funds to attend Radford University. The Financial Aid Office also assumes the primary responsibility for institutional compliance with regulations for the distribution of financial aid funds. Learn more about the Financial Aid Office »


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