Paying for College

Paying for college can be one of the most challenging parts of earning your education, but it doesn’t have to be. At Rowan-Cabarrus, we will help you navigate the process of paying for college so that you can focus on forging your educational path.

Financial Aid

The financial aid office at Rowan-Cabarrus exists to serve students by helping to reduce the financial barriers to educational goals. We accomplish this through:

  • Identifying and coordinating available financial resources;
  • Collecting, organizing, and processing financial data;
  • Educating students about our financial aid process; and
  • Providing additional online resources regarding financial aid and related subjects.

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Scholarships are provided through Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Foundation and the generosity many individuals, organizations, and businesses within our region. The scholarship program consists of two kinds of awards: merit-based scholarships and need-based scholarships. The College strongly encourages students to apply for scholarships – many find that they are pleasantly surprised with what is available to them.

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