Financial Aid

Financial Aid Overview

The Financial Aid Office is committed to providing you and your family with the information needed to navigate and understand the financial aid process. Financial Aid counselors are available to assist you with applying for aid.We are excited about your interest in continuing your education at CIU, and want to assist you in any way possible when applying for aid

Take a moment to review the 2022-23 tuition and fees and details on CIU’s payment plan. There are various types of aid available, based on eligibility, to help you pay for college.

Ready to get started? Use the net price calculator to help you determine total costs. 

You can always visit us in the Administration Building, email us at or call us at (803) 807-5036.

Dates to Remember

Oct. 1  The current FAFSA is available.

July 1 Fall start-December 1 Spring start  Deadline for church money and matching grant applications.

June 30  Deadline for FAFSA submission for in-state residents eligibility for the South Carolina Tuition Grant.