Financial Aid FAQ
- Who can apply for financial aid?
- Will a request for financial aid influence the admissions decision?
- How much aid is available?
- Why must the financial aid application be submitted before the admissions decisions are made?
- What income level disqualifies me from receiving financial aid?
- Is financial aid renewed automatically?
- Does Galloway award scholarships for academics or athletics?
- Do A Better Chance applicants automatically receive financial aid?
- When will I be notified if an award is made?
- Will you take last year's tax documents? I haven't done my taxes for this year.
Galloway utilizes School and Student Service (SSS) to process an applicants' financial information according to a standard set of procedures. SSS takes into account many factors, including:
- Income (both taxable and nontaxable) and expenses
- Assets (home equity, other real estate, savings, and investments, etc.) and indebtedness
- Age of parent(s)
- Family size
- Number of children attending tuition-charging schools.
For the 2019-20 year, the PFS and supporting schedules (2018 1040s, K-1s, business returns, state tax returns, etc.) are due no later than February 17, 2019. If you are unable to furnish all the supporting schedules by February 17, you may furnish previous year's (2017) schedules but applications with 2018 tax returns and supporting schedules will be processed first. 2018 returns and supporting schedules must be received by March 1, 2019.
The financial aid application AND ALL SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS are due February 17, 2019.
The Galloway School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national and ethnic origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by law in administration of its employment, enrollment, or educational policies, tuition assistance programs or other administered programs.