Financial Aid Support
Virtual Office Hours
The Financial Aid Office also offers Virtual Office Hours on Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. by Zoom. Receive one-on-one assistance from Financial Aid staff with your questions.
Assistance is on a first-come, first-served basis. After entering the Zoom, you will go into a waiting room and brought in one at a time for assistance.
Financial Aid Office staff will provide students help filling out the 2023-2024 and/or 2022-2023 FAFSA and answers to financial aid questions. You will receive a confirmation after your registration is complete. If you choose to attend by Zoom, you will also receive Zoom access information for the option chosen.
Midlothian Campus & Online
On-campus: Help Hub - Trailblazer Hall, Room T115
Time: 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Chester Campus & Online
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
You need bring or have available the following items:
- FSA ID (student & parent)
- Social Security Number (student & parent)]
- For 2023-2024 Academic Year - 2021 Tax Return (student & parent)
- For 2022-2023 Academic Year - 2020 Tax Return (student & parent)
- Driver's License or Government Issued ID
Getting Started with Financial Aid
Brightpoint offers many financial aid options to help you pay for your college education.
Financial Aid can be used to cover expenses like tuition, fees, and books and supplies. Financial Aid is awarded in different forms:
Active-duty military, veterans and their dependents can also utilize Military & Veterans Educational Benefits to pay for their classes.
To get started, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year. Some funds are first-come, first-served, so it’s best to complete your FAFSA when it becomes available on October 1.