Adult Horizon Students


Financial assistance

To make your Hollins education affordable, we provide customized financial aid awards, based on your financial need. We offer grants for Horizon students, as well as provide personalized financial aid counseling, loans, and budget payment plans. In addition, we have a limited number of jobs on campus for Horizon students that help offset the cost of tuition and fees.

If you are interested in financial assistance, begin by filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). You may access the FAFSA online at In addition, complete a Hollins scholarship application (PDF).

If you have questions about financial aid, contact us anytime.


Hollins, virginia & federal grants/loans

Award Amount Eligibility
Hollins Grant Varies Hollins may offer grants and endowed awards to those who demonstrate financial need.
Federal Awards:

  • Pell Grant
  • SEOG Grant
  • College Work Study Program
  • Stafford Student Loan
Varies Based on FAFSA results and fund availability
Virginia Transfer Grant $1,000 – $2,000 Need-based; for those who graduate with an associate’s degree from a Virginia community college; 3.0 GPA required; must be a first-time entering freshman no earlier than fall 2007.
Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant (VTAG) $3,520 (estimated) Students must complete a Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant (VTAG) application by July 31 and must be a full-time student.

Finance Plans

Budget Payment Plan Pay fees for tuition, room, and board in monthly installments, interest free.

Veterans’ Educational Benefits

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