Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA)

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) Kentucky's trusted source for grants, scholarships and loans.

The Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) is a public corporation and governmental agency and instrumentality of the Commonwealth established in 1966 to improve students' access to higher education. To that end, KHEAA administers several financial aid programs and disseminates information about higher education opportunities.

01/09/2024

Join Director of Outreach Casi Benedict and Senior Outreach Counselor Katie Bower as they talk hacks to make your FAFSA filing experience easier.

Join the "In Our FAFSA Era" Tour for an exclusive Facebook Live event: 🌟 "FAFSA Hacks You Should Know to Make Life Easie...
01/08/2024

Join the "In Our FAFSA Era" Tour for an exclusive Facebook Live event: 🌟 "FAFSA Hacks You Should Know to Make Life Easier" 🌟 on January 8th at 6 PM EST / 7 PM CST. In true “In our FAFSA Era” fashion, we will be making FAFSA friendship bracelets, you don’t want to miss it! This Facebook Live is your front-row seat to a conversation filled with Swiftie spirit and FAFSA wisdom! Share your experiences, swap tips, and connect with a community that's ready to lift you up

01/04/2024

6 Things Students Need Before They Fill Out the 2024–25 FAFSA® Form FAFSA® Tips•Financial Aid6 minutes SHARE Featured Freshmen Grants Scholarships The 2024–25 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form will be available by Dec. 31, 2023—with some changes for you and your famil...

Welcome to the "In Our FAFSA Era" Tour! Save the Dates: January 8, 6 PM CST / 7 PM EST for a Facebook Live and January 2...
01/03/2024

Welcome to the "In Our FAFSA Era" Tour! Save the Dates: January 8, 6 PM CST / 7 PM EST for a Facebook Live and January 22, 6 PM CST / 7 PM EST for a Twitter Chat! Mark your calendars, set your alarms, and get ready to immerse yourself in the enchanting FAFSA Era with us!

IMPORTANT FAFSA ANNOUNCEMENT! FAFSA Completion Guide: https://www.kheaa.com/web/resources/pubs/ky/FAFSA_Completion_Guide...
01/02/2024

IMPORTANT FAFSA ANNOUNCEMENT!

FAFSA Completion Guide:https://www.kheaa.com/web/resources/pubs/ky/FAFSA_Completion_Guide_24-25.pdf

2024-25 FAFSA Walkthrough Video: https://youtu.be/7aTwV7gyvl8?si=19OUf678gZRtkgaj

(The 2024-25 FAFSA has opened with a soft launch period. This means that the form will be available periodically as Federal Student Aid monitors site performance and form functionality and works to improve the user experience. Due to the frequent outages and reports of glitches in the form, please be patient and know that KHEAA has resources to assist you while you wait, such as the FAFSA Completion Guide and 2024-25 Walk-Through Video (links below). We will continue to post updates and information as it’s made available. )

Explore the exciting world of Veterinary Medicine at the Pre-Vet Experience Day in Lexington, Kentucky! Gain insights on...
12/21/2023

Explore the exciting world of Veterinary Medicine at the Pre-Vet Experience Day in Lexington, Kentucky! Gain insights on student debt, mental health, and work-life balance, and participate in career-focused sessions and hands-on tours. Register Here:https://afs.ca.uky.edu/sites/afs.ca.uky.edu/files/Feb-17-2024-prevet-pathway-event-agenda-FINAL.pdf

12/20/2023

Check out Central Kentucky’s Outreach Counselor and Cat Hero, David Scott, in this video in the My KHEAA Outreach Team series!

12/18/2023

Get to know Northeastern Kentucky’s outreach counselor, Jessica Gray, in today’s My KHEAA Outreach Team video!

12/15/2023

Coffee with KHEAA is a new series where our Director and Assistant Director of Outreach spill the beans on all the financial aid hot topics. You can check out the full episode on our YouTube or listen to our podcast by clicking the link in our LinkTree! Stay tuned for more episodes and more piping hot paying-for-college tea.

12/14/2023

Dive into the diverse narratives of the "My KHEAA Outreach Team Series" with Cassidy Smith up next! Connect with Cassidy on Facebook (Cassidy at KHEAA) for more behind-the-scenes moments and insights!

Happy Inauguration Day! Our offices will be closed today. Governor Andy Beshear
12/12/2023

Happy Inauguration Day! Our offices will be closed today. Governor Andy Beshear

12/11/2023

Join us on December 5th at 6pm CST / 7pm EST for KHEAA's December Live Event: 'KEES to Success: KEES FAQ' Let's make your educational journey merrier with answers to all your KEES questions.

12/08/2023

“My passion, my impact, my people.” In this video in our “My KHEAA Outreach Team” series, MacKenzie Massey, our Southern Kentucky Outreach Counselor, tells us all about her love for impacting students and passion for making a difference. You can follow MacKenzie on Twitter !

Transformative milestones unlocked! Our 2024-25 FAFSA training journey includes 16 regional trainings, 2 webinars, and 2...
12/08/2023

Transformative milestones unlocked! Our 2024-25 FAFSA training journey includes 16 regional trainings, 2 webinars, and 20 partner sessions totaling 2,584 College Access Professionals trained! Our impact goes beyond – reaching 93,862 Kentuckians on social media and garnering 3,569 training video views. Just 23 days until the FAFSA opens! Missed the trainings? Catch up here: https://youtu.be/QY7fol_j1b0?si=w6ovbr61WAIlGuSh.

12/06/2023

Meet Katie Bower, our Southwestern Kentucky Outreach Counselor, in the latest episode of the 'My KHEAA Outreach Team' series! Katie's passion lies in helping students and families navigate their paths. Follow her on Twitter for scholarship opportunities and more.

12/05/2023

'Tis the season for financial cheer! Join us on December 5th at 6pm CST / 7pm EST for KHEAA's December Live Event: 'Better FAFSA, Better Future: 2024-25 FAFSA'

12/05/2023

Join KHEAA Outreach Counselors to learn more about the KEES program and how it can benefit you!

12/04/2023

Sail into the season of success with KHEAA's December Live Event: 'KEES to Success: Cruisin' to a Higher Award' on December 4 at 6pm CST / 7pm EST!

12/01/2023

Join us for a sleigh-full of knowledge at KHEAA's December Live Events! Mark your calendars for December 4, 5, and 11 at 6pm CST / 7pm EST and unwrap the gift of valuable information. ‘Tis the season to invest in your future!

11/30/2023

Meet the incredible faces behind the KHEAA Outreach Team!

11/29/2023

Just released: The Kentucky Innovative Scholarship Pilot Program report for 2022-23 by CPE and KHEAA. This groundbreaking statewide initiative is the FIRST of its kind, providing scholarships for displaced individuals resettled in Kentucky to pursue higher education. Nearly 350 students have already benefited from last-dollar financial assistance and support services during the pilot phase. To learn more about the program and view the report, visit https://cpe.ky.gov/ourwork/internationalstudents.html.

11/29/2023

Meet Robin Hiter, KHEAA Outreach Counselor for Far West Kentucky! From Mid Continent University to a career in student support, Robin's journey is inspiring. Her motivation? Breaking the cycle as a first-gen college graduate. Follow Robin on Facebook (Robin at KHEAA) and Twitter () for college tips and advice!

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11/28/2023
Join us at KHESLC!-Loan Admin Specialist: 📚 HS Grad or equiv. 💼 1-2 yrs admin exp. 🖥 Proficient in MS Office.-Financial ...
11/27/2023

Join us at KHESLC!
-Loan Admin Specialist: 📚 HS Grad or equiv. 💼 1-2 yrs admin exp. 🖥 Proficient in MS Office.
-Financial Aid Advisor: 🎓 Bachelor’s degree. 💼 2 yrs admin exp. 🔍 Excellent communication skills.
Send your resume to [email protected] today!

11/27/2023

Meet Joplin Rice, our South Central Kentucky Outreach Counselor! Join us in the latest episode of "My KHEAA Outreach Team" as Joplin gives out college prep tips and personalized insights. Discover the passion and expertise that Joplin brings to empower students. Follow Joplin on Twitter () for college tips and advice!

11/23/2023

There are so many in-demand career opportunities available in health care in Kentucky! Whether you're interested in direct patient care or the technical or research side of things - or in earning a short-term certification or 2- or 4-year college degree - NOW is the time to apply! Go here to get started on your post-high school education and career planning path, including info on how to apply: https://cpe.ky.gov/students/ Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) Kentucky Advising Academy Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence

11/22/2023

Get ready to meet the KHEAA Outreach Team! In our new series, "My KHEAA Outreach Team," we kick off with Brandon Brown, our dedicated Outreach Counselor covering the beautiful landscapes of Eastern Kentucky. Join us for an exclusive interview, as Brandon shares insights, stories, and his passion for making education dreams a reality. Follow Brandon on Facebook (Brandon at KHEAA) and Twitter () for college tips and advice!

Get ready for FAFSA season! Watch Keith Ritchie from KHEAA guide you through every line of the 2024-24 FAFSA in this hel...
11/21/2023

Get ready for FAFSA season! Watch Keith Ritchie from KHEAA guide you through every line of the 2024-24 FAFSA in this helpful video. Don't miss out on crucial financial aid info! Check it out:

Tips from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).00:00 Intro01:27 Logging in on studentaid.gov01:58 Student Onboarding02:38 Student Ident...

Join our Twitter conversation tonight at 7pm EST for “FAFSA (A-Z)” Let’s tackle financial aid questions together and pav...
11/20/2023

Join our Twitter conversation tonight at 7pm EST for “FAFSA (A-Z)” Let’s tackle financial aid questions together and pave the way to your educational dreams! https://twitter.com/KHEAA

11/17/2023

Join our Twitter conversation on November 20 at 7pm EST for “FAFSA (A-Z)” Let’s tackle financial aid questions together and pave the way to your educational dreams!

Address

PO Box 798
Frankfort, KY
40602

Opening Hours

Monday 8am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 8am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 8am - 4:30pm
Thursday 8am - 4:30pm
Friday 8am - 4:30pm

Telephone

(800) 928-8926

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