Federal School Code: 010402


Financial Aid funds in excess of college charges will be disbursed to students through HigherOne. Please make sure you have activated your HigherOne account.

  • Address updates can be made at: Dakota County Technical College e-Services.
  • Or, complete the Printable Student Change of Data Form and deliver to the Admissions Office in Room 2–110 .

Minnesota State Grant Application Deadlines

Students wishing to participate in the Minnesota State Grant Program must submit their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to the Central Processing System within 30 calendar days of a given semester's start date.

DCTC MN State Grant Deadlines

Semester Deadline
Summer 2013 June 22, 2013
Fall 2013 September 24, 2013
Spring 2014 February 11, 2014
Summer 2014 June 19, 2014

Mastering the FAFSA in Seven Simple Steps

Mastering the FAFSA in Seven Simple StepsSeven Easy Steps to the FAFSA: A Student's Guide to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid gives you the information you need to complete the FAFSA with lightning speed and receive the financial aid you need to attend DCTC.


Contact Information

Students with questions regarding financial aid should contact their Academic Advisor in the Student Services Office.

General Financial Aid Questions?

  • Student Services Financial Aid Help Desk
    Toll Free: 877-937-3282 ext.299
    Fax: 651-423-8779


  • Room 2–210


  • Regular Hours
    7 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday
    7 a.m. – 4 p.m. Friday