Financial Services

Paying for college can be difficult and expensive—Southern Virginia’s office of Student Financial Services is available to make the experience as simple and affordable as possible.

98% Receive aidMore Than $5 Million in Aid

Each year Southern Virginia University awards more than $5 million in merit, need-based, talent and returned missionary aid, significantly reducing the cost of a Southern Virginia education. In 2011-2012, 98-percent of our students received financial aid.

Types of Aid

Applying for Aid

File the FAFSA shortly after January 1 of the year you plan to attend Southern Virginia.

File the FAFSA

Use Southern Virginia's code: 003738.

Institutional Aid

Students received an average of


in institutional aid alone during 2010-2011 to help lower the cost of tuition.

Making Payments

The Knight's Choice Installment Plan is an interest-free tuition payment plan that distributes the cost of tuition into monthly installments throughout the year.

More about making payments


Contact Student Financial Services at 540-261-8405 or