At SVSU, we see your value and we are dedicated to helping you achieve your goals. We believe that the cost of tuition should not prevent you from taking the next step in your academic journey and future career. That’s why we developed the SVSU Cardinal Commitment.
This extensive financial aid package provides four years of free tuition for eligible first-time in college students in Michigan who have a family adjusted gross income of $50,000 or less and meet eligibility criteria.
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Your first step in creating your future starts with applying to SVSU.
Applying is easy and it’s free!
A very necessary step you need to do is complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application to verify your income. Use SVSU's code: 002314
Once you are admitted as a first-time in college student and completed your FASFA, you will receive a Financial Aid Award Letter email notification. If eligible, this award letter will reflect the SVSU Cardinal Commitment.
Admissions staff have been informed of your interest in this program and will reach out soon!
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