Tuition Assistance

FACTS makes quality education affordable for families by assisting schools in awarding financial aid. We work with schools to create a

custom application and collect financial data so schools can make accurate award decisions based on financial need.

To apply for financial aid, visit

After completing the online application, you will need to upload all required supporting documentation.  

The following supporting documents are required o complete the application process:

  1. Copies of all the current year W-2 Wage and Tax Statements for both the applicant and co-applicant. NOTE: If you are applying before you have received all the current year W-2 Wage and Tax Statements, please submit them as soon as they become available.
  2. Copies of all supporting tax documents if you have business income/loss from any of the following:  
  • Business - send Schedule C or C-EZ and Form 4562 Depreciation and Amortization
  • Farm - send Schedule F and Form 4562 Depreciation and Amortization
  • Rental Property - send Schedule E (page 1)
  • S-Corporation - send Schedule E (page 2), Form 1120S (5 pages), Schedule K-1 and Form 8825
  • Partnership - send Schedule E (page 2), Form 1065 (5 pages), Schedule K-1 and Form 8825
  • Estates and Trusts - send Schedule E (page 2), Form 1041 and Schedule K-1

IMPORTANT : If you file a tax return but do not have W-2 wages because you are self-employe.d, you will be required to sub111it a

cop of you current ye Federal Form 1040 Tax Return.

  • Copies of all supporting documentation for household Non-Taxable Income such as:Social Security Income, Welfare, Child Support, Food Stamps, Workers' Compensation, and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (T ANF). If you do not file a tax return, you are required to provide documentation of all income received.

All documentation recieved is imaged upon receipt and then destroyed.

You may log in to your FACTS user account to review the status of your application. Please allow 2 weeks processing time

before inquiring further about receipt and/or status of the uploaded documents. Application are set by the institution

awarding the aid. If you are applying after the deadline, contact your school to ensure that your application will be accepted.

A non-refundable appliction fee may be required before your application will be submitted.

NOTE: Award decisions are made by the institution providing the financial aid, not FACTS.


Need help completing your application? 

Please contact Mrs. McMahon ( or 815-633-6450) in the school office with any questions about the financial aid application process. 

We would love to help make an education at Concordia a reality for you!