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Tuition & Financial Aid

Paying for a college education can be challenging. That’s where CSN's Financial Aid Office comes in. We invite you to browse the resources on this page to learn more about the various financial aid options available to you.

Although navigating the financial aid process can seem daunting at times, we’re here to help you through it and get you started on your journey to achieve a higher education.

If you and your family have been impacted financially (due to COVID-19 or other circumstances), click here to learn how we can help.

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2022-2023 FAFSA NOW OPEN!

How to Apply for Aid

Students can apply for financial aid like grants or student loans using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). If you prefer a mobile app, the FAFSA can be completed on the myStudentAid app, available on the App Store (iOS) or on Google Play (Android).

CSN uses your FAFSA information to determine your federal aid eligibility. Please be sure to list CSN in the School Selection portion of the FAFSA. Our Federal School Code is 010362.

These FAFSA videos provide quick easy help with the financial aid application process.

Additional assistance can be found by - reviewing How Financial Aid Works or by attending one of our FAFSA Workshops.

Check Your Financial Aid Status

After you have successfully submitted your FAFSA you can check on the status of your financial aid in your MyCSN. To do so;

  1. Login to your MyCSN Student Center from the GoCSN Portal
  2. Check all recent messages in your Communication Center
  3. Address any items listed in your To-Do List
  4. Ensure you have no negative Holds
  5. Select “View Financial Aid” under Finances
  6. Select the Aid Year you wish to view
  7. Accept/Decline Awards as applicable


Office Hours:
– Friday   8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

CSN Financial Aid Call Center
Phone: 702-651-4303
Call Center Hours:  
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Email Us
You may email us general questions with an expected response time of 2-3 business days.
Note: Please include your NSHE id number

Virtual Appointments
Our office offers limited hours to assist students virtually using MS Teams.
Schedule a virtual appointment