South Georgia State College


The IRS has informed us that the data retrieval tool will be unavailable for the remainder of the aid year. Students are going to have to manually enter their tax information on the FAFSA.


Thank you for visiting the South Georgia State College Office of Financial Aid's (OFA) web site. We in the OFA are dedicated to helping students and parents obtain the financial aid necessary to pay for a college education here at SGSC. It is a pleasure serving you. We are working to streamline your application process. However, on-time processing is a joint effort. You should be able to start the FASFA application process by January 31st of each year. This will allow us time to serve you better. This site is designed to help you in this process and hopefully answers all questions you may have regarding financial aid here at SGSC. Should you wish for further information, please contact our office at (912) 260-4282 or via email at If you have items to fax to us, please send to (912) 260-4455. Our offices are open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Friday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., except for Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, Memorial Day, July 4th holiday, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas holidays.

Grants, loans, and a number of scholarships are available through our office to help pay for your educational expenses here at SGSC. The Office of Financial Aid should be your first stop if you are looking for information on: aid eligibility, Direct loans, the PELL grant, the HOPE Scholarship, the Federal Work Study program or the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). The Office of Financial Aid is located on the first floor of Engram Hall.  South Georgia State College's Federal School Code is 001592. This information will be needed by students completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

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