Financial Aid

Welcome to Financial Aid

financialaidThank you for visiting the Financial Aid webpage for Spoon River College (SRC). SRC participates in federal and state programs to assist students in meeting the costs of higher education. Financial assistance is available in the form of grants, scholarships, work opportunities, and loans. Click on the Net Price Calculator to determine your estimated family contribution and net price of attendance. Many of SRC's students live at home with their parents, reducing their cost to attend college by about $6,000 per year.

Apply early to ensure that your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is processed prior to the published deadlines. Funding is limited and application deadlines may be adjusted by the State of Illinois.

Spoon River College School Code for all locations(Canton, Macomb, Havana, and Rushville): 001643

Upcoming Events

We are going out into the community and will be visiting all of our local high schools in the coming weeks.  Please take time to attend the Paying For College event at your local high school.

Canton High School - Thursday, October 23 at 5:30 and 6:15 PM

Rushville/Industry High School - Thursday, October 23 at 6 PM

Spoon River Valley High School - Tuesday, October at 28 6 PM

Havana High School - Thursday, October 30 at 6PM

Astoria High School - Monday, November 3 at 6:30 PM

Cuba High School - Tuesday, November 4 at 6 PM

VIT High School - Wednesday, November 5 at 5 and 6 PM

Farmington High School - Thursday, November 6 at 6 PM

Lewistown High School - Wednesday, November 12 at 6PM

Macomb High School - Thursday, November 13 at 6 PM


FAFSA Completions

The 2015-2016 FAFSA will be available for completion on-line at on January 1, 2015.  This year we will be hosting a FAFSA Completion at each of our sites.  Comes see us for help filing your 2015-2016 FAFSA from 5 - 7 PM. 

Macomb Campus - January 21st

Canton Campus - January 22nd

Havana Campus - January 27th

Rushville Campus - January 28th


 We are processing aid for the Fall 2014 semester and for new students that plan to enroll for Spring 2015.  Fall semester is well underway and Spring 2015 on-line Registration is open now.  We encourage all new students to complete a 2014-2015 FAFSA today at    We are requesting needed documents.  Respond quickly and ask questions.  If you have all needed forms to our office by the priority processing deadline listed below, we will guarantee to have your aid in place by the December 1st tuition deadline for Spring 2015.  We continue to process aid all through out the year.  Forms are processed in order according to the date received in our offices. 


Priority Processing Deadlines

FALL 2014 - June 15, 2014

SPRING 2015 - November 1, 2014

SUMMER 2015 - April 1, 2015


The Financial Aid Office cannot guarantee that financial aid will be in place by the tuition due date if you do not submit all requested information and supplemental forms by the priority processing deadlines. The Financial Aid Office will continue processing applications after the priority processing deadline but, cannot guarantee that aid for forms received after the deadline will be in place by the tuition due date. In order to ensure classes will be held, students may set-up a payment plan through FACTS by accessing their My SRC account.



23235 N. Co. 22 Canton, IL 61520
Phone: (309 )649-7030 Fax: (309) 649-6393

Sherry Nelson, Financial Aid Clerk
Travis Brown, Financial Aid/Veteran's Specialist (309)649-6267
Jo Branson, Director

208 S Johnson Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: (309)833-6073 Fax: (309)833-6062

Holly Lockard, Financial Aid Coordinator
Peggy Roth, Financial Aid Coordinator

 If you have questions or comments related to financial aid please feel free to contact a representative in person, by phone, Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. or by e-mail at


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