Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.

These simple steps will assist you to file for federal student aid:

Step 1: Visit and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This site will require you to create a Federal Student Aid (FSA) User ID and Password if you do not already have one. Please file by May 1 of every year for the following Fall semester if possible. The new FAFSA is available every year on October 1 for the following year. Federal School Code is 008133

Step 2: Zane State College will receive your results electronically. If there is additional documentation required, you will receive notification from the Financial Aid Office. If you are asked for additional documentation, please respond as quickly as possible.

Step 3: Financial Aid will process your aid award and send you notification in the postal mail. Please follow the steps on this letter to accept, decline, or modify your aid amounts. Please do this as soon as you receive your letter.

Step 4: If you choose to accept loans, you will be required to complete an online Entrance Counseling session and an Online Master Promissory Note at

Reminder - Fall semester is the beginning of every year, a new FAFSA is needed for aid even if you just started in the spring or summer.

If you need assistance with any of the steps listed above, please contact the Financial Aid Office at Zane State College by calling (740) 588-1276 or email us.

Scholarships are available through the Zane State College Foundation Office. Click here for more information.