How To Apply

Priority Deadline

March 1



Funding your education is a major financial commitment for you as a student and perhaps for your family as well. We strive to make your education more affordable, through grants, loans, and student employment opportunities. To apply for financial aid at Montana Tech, follow the steps below. If you have any questions, contact the Enrollment Services office at 406-496-4256.

Step 1: Apply for admission to Montana Tech.

Step 2: Fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at

  • Montana Tech's school code is 002531.
  • The priority deadline for applying for financial aid at Montana Tech is March 1st. We recommend that you complete the FAFSA as soon as you complete your tax return in order to meet this deadline.

Step 3: We will contact you via email or postal mail to ask for additional verification information if necessary.

Step 4: We will notify you via email of your financial aid award. Expect notification toward the end of March or the beginning of April.

Step 5: Follow these steps to accept your financial aid award:

Keep Your Information Current

If we offer you financial aid, but can't reach you, you may lose your opportunity to accept your award. Be sure to notify Enrollment Services at 406-496-4256 of any changes to your email address, mailing address, or telephone number.

Quick Facts:

  • 90% of Montana Tech students receive some form of financial aid.
  • Financial Aid Priority Deadline – March 1st