Financial Aid

All About Financial Aid

**Financial aid is available to those who qualify**
You must be a U.S. citizen with a valid social security number, be working toward a degree or certificate and maintain satisfactory progress once in school. If you are a male between the ages of 18–25, you must be registered with the United States Selective Service. You must have a GED or diploma to receive financial aid assistance.

Documents Elite College of Cosmetology will need:

  • Proof of Identification/Age
  • Social Security Card
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D
  • Federal income Tax Return IRS 1040,1040A, or 1040EZ (if available)
  • **In addition to items above we may ask for more information once enrolled
  • FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid
    Apply now! Federal Student Aid has more than $150 billion available to help you pay for school.

    The Elite College of Cosmetology school code is: 041241
  • The FAFSA is based off the previous year's TAX RETURN! Please complete the IRS Data Retrieval Tool available on the FAFSA when filling out (access with the FSA user ID and password), or contact (1-800-908-9946) to order a "tax transcript
  • The FAFSA can be done at home online or you can come in to fill out a FAFSA by making an appointment with the Financial Aid Director.
  • Once the FAFSA is submitted, it usually takes 4-5 business days to process, and we will receive notification at Elite.  We will then notify each student via phone.

*All students must apply for a fsa user ID and password before filling out the FAFSA.

  • This can be done at and click on CREATE NOW.
  • The verification will take 1-3 business days to process through the Social Security Administration.
  • You will receive an email once it has been processed or you can call 1-8004333243
  • Once it has been processed, you will be ready to fill out the FAFSA.
  • All students who are dependent students MUST also have one parent apply for a fsa user ID and password also.
  • MPN (Master Promissory Note) must be signed in our office or & entrance and Exit form must be filled out in our office..-these two things will be done within 30 days after start date.

If you have any further questions concerning the FSA username/password process or the FAFSA on the web, feel free to call us today!

------> Elite College of Cosmetology can provide you with the requirements and procedures for officially withdrawing from school-Please see the office of Financial Aid. If you have questions about your Title IV program funds, you can call the Federal Student Aid Information Center at 18004333243 or check out ****PLEASE SEE OUR SCHOOL CATALOG FOR THE FULL REFUND & WITHDRAWAL POLICY****

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Contact Information

Elite College Of Cosmetology

459 North Main St.

Lexington, TN 38351

Phone: 731-968-5400

Fax: 731-968-5489

8:20 am - 5:00 pm (Students)
9:30 am - 5:00 pm (Clinic open to clients)

CLOSED: Monday, Saturday-Sunday

ONLY Day Classes Available
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