Financial Aid

Financial Aid

DSU: Making Your College Choice Affordable

  • 81% of degree-seeking students receive financial aid at DSU.
  • Students received over $17.2 million in financial aid last year at DSU.
  • The average financial aid award was $10,055 in 2010-11

Financial Aid at Dakota State

Dakota State is committed to making a DSU education as affordable as possible. For personalized attention and information on all your financial aid needs, please contact our Office of Financial Aid.


Steps To Applying for Financial Aid
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The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the first step toward becoming eligible for receiving federal loans, grants and other types of aid. In order to receive student financial aid, you need to fill out a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) every school year.

You may use FAFSA on the Web to complete and submit your financial aid application electronically via the Internet, or download a printable version and fill out the application by hand.

Discover more on the FAFSA web site

Last Updated: 11/30/12