Financial Aid & Assistantships


Students accepted to the Master of Science in Forensic Science program may apply for graduate level federal Stafford Loans.

How to Apply for Financial Aid

  1. Apply to Cedar Crest College. You must be accepted before we can check on your financial aid.
  2. Complete a FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid). FAFSA forms are available on their website or by calling 610-606-4602. Please submit to Cedar Crest College, institution code 003243.
  3. Call our experts in the Financial Services Office and we will walk you through the process.

Graduate Assistantships

Each semester, students can apply for a $2,000 graduate assistantship. These assistantships are competitive and are based on previous academic performance. Students receiving an assistantship are expected to work 10 hours per week in teaching, laboratory preparation, quality assurance, or research under the tutelage of a faculty member.