Financial Aid at Valley Forge Military College
For many prospective students, the financial commitment of an education at Valley Forge Military College is daunting. We know it’s not easy to take on a challenge like this, so we are proud to offer grants, loans, scholarships and work-study employment.
Want to go to a college that not only opens academic doors for your next steps, but also builds strength and friendships that will never fail?
Each year we award more than $5 million in scholarships and financial aid. Take a look at our resources and see what options might be right for you!
- Federal Financial Aid Information
- Financial Aid Shopping Sheet (PDF)
- Understanding Financial Aid Webinar
Valley Forge Military College FAFSA code: 003386
Contact Financial Aid Office
Phone: (610) 989-1306
Master Promissory Note (MPN) and Entrance Counseling (www.studentloans.gov)
Parent Master Promissory Note (www.studentloans.gov)
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal Government has released Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act, in which allocates a total of $385,652 to Valley Forge Military College. As required in the regulations of the distribution of funds, an institution is required to issue 50% of this allocation to students who meet specific criteria as listed below. The allocation that Valley Forge Military College will issue to the student population totals $192,826. Upon implementation of this policy, the 50% student allocation can be received via G5. The 50% school allocation; which will total $192,826, will then be received afterwards and is to be used for operational expenses.
Financial Aid Forms for 2016-2017
Please only complete the following forms if they have been requested by the Financial Aid Office:
- Certification Page
- Independent Status Verification
- IRS Tax Return Transcript Request Process
- PLUS Pre-approval
- For Verification Worksheets please contact Financial Aid at (610) 989-1306 or via email at FinancialAid@vfmac.edu
Along with Tuition Assistance and various Montgomery GI Bill® Benefits, service members can apply for federal assistance.
Financial Aid is available for to those who qualify. Federal Student Aid, an office of the U.S. Department of Education, was established to ensure that all eligible individuals benefit from federal financial assistance in the form of grants, loans, and work study programs for education beyond high school. The Federal Student Aid website contains valuable information on how to select a school, how to apply for admissions, and how to receive federal financial assistance. To determine if you qualify for federal grants and/or loans, as well as state and Institutional assistance, you must complete the FAFSA online.
Yellow Ribbon Program
The Yellow Ribbon Program is a provision of the Post-911 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008 (GI Bill®). Under this program, the act provides payments for tuition, fees, book and supplies stipend and a housing allowance for veterans who have served on active duty since September 11, 2001.
Yellow Ribbon Program is a provision of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008. This program allows Valley Forge Military College to voluntarily enter into an agreement with VA to fund up to 50% of tuition expenses that exceed the annual maximum cap for private institutions. The VA will match the same amount as the institution. Valley Forge Military College funds this in the form a scholarship.
VA Education Benefits
In order to receive VA Education Benefits, follow these steps:
- Apply for admission to VMFC
- Apply for benefits with the VA
- Complete VMFC Benefits Request form