Financial Aid Coordinator
660-646-3414 OR fax 660 646 3568
Admissions Policy and Financial Aid Handbook
grants, state tuition assistance, and in-house scholarships are available at GRTS to help
students pay educational expenses. Federal Pell Grant
assistance is generally awarded on the basis of a family's calculated financial need.
Nearly 80% of Grand River Tech students receive federal aid, ranging from a few hundred
dollars to more than $5,000.
Grand River Technical School
participates in the following financial aid programs:
here for a list of available GRTS Scholarships.
GRTS Director's and Non-Traditional
Scholarship Application as a Word file.
Director's and Non-Traditional Scholarship Application as a PDF
At Grand River Technical
School, we are proud of the training opportunities we
provide at an affordable cost to you. You won't find any hidden, unwarranted
fees. Our goal is to provide a high quality, high tech education at a price you
can afford, without the weight of unnecessary debt when you complete. The
following Net Price Calculator tool details the actual tuition you will incur,
with an estimate, utilizing national averages, of the basic living expenses
(housing, transportation, child care, etc) you may experience in a school
year at Grand River Tech.
Use the Net Price Calculator to determine your average net cost of attendance at Grand River Tech School. Please note this calculation determines Cost of Attendance (including an estimate of living expenses) minus grant aid and scholarship aid, based on what similar students paid in a previous year.
POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION DATA SYSTEM
|In accordance with the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA), by October 29, 2011, each postsecondary institution that participates in Title IV federal student aid programs must post a net price calculator on its website that uses institutional data to provide estimated net price information to current and prospective students and their families based on a studentís individual circumstances. The net price calculator is required for all Title IV institutions that enroll full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking undergraduate students.
How to Apply
Complete the Free Applcation for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online
GRTS school code is 005531. Priority date/deadline for
application (to also be considered for Missouri State Grants) is
February 1 or before.
2 . Submit your processed Student Aid Report to the GRTS financial
aid office or call 660-646-3414 to confirm that we received your
3. Apply for admission to the
4. Follow remaining admissions' steps noted on the Application
for Post Secondary Admission.
Grant disbursements will be made directly to the student's tuition
account (one and one-half in January) so long as the student
maintains satisfactory academic progress. Any applicable refund owed
to the student will be paid shortly following each disbursement.
students' Pell Grant disbursements will be made in September upon
start of class and again at checkpoint of 450 clock hours, typically
in April of the first academic year.
students who have submitted a new FAFSA for the final term of the
program which runs July - December of the second academic year may
also qualify for a third Pell disbursement in the Fall of the final
term of the program. This third disbursement is made at the
checkpoint of 900 clock hours (typically September/October).
Please email us for detailed information
about applying for financial aid. You may also call us at 660-646-3414. Send written
Grand River Technical
Office of Financial Aid
1200 Fair Street
Chillicothe, MO 64601
Services at GRTS:
Vocational Resource Educator
Adult Admissions Policy
and Financial Aid Handbook
Click any of the
links below for more information.
Grand River Technical School adheres to a policy of non-discrimination
on the basis of
age, color, creed, handicap, marital or parental status, national
origin, race, religion, or sex
in admissions, educational programs, activities, financial aid, and employment.
Chillicothe R-II School District
The Chillicothe R-II School District complies with all federal and state
laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX of the Education
Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1974 and
the American Disabilities Act (ADA). It is the policy of the school
district that no person, on the basis of race, color, national origin,
sex, age, or handicap, shall be discriminated against in employment, educational programs and activities or admissions. Inquiries or
complaints concerning the Chillicothe R-II School Districtís
compliance with the regulations implementing Title II, Title VI, Title
IX, Section 504 or the American Disabilities Act (ADA) may be directed
to: Superintendent Office, Chillicothe R-II School District, P.O. Box
530, Chillicothe, Missouri, 64601. (660-646-4566).