Financial Aid News & Announcements

FATVFinancial Aid TV - Have questions about financial aid at the Community College of Rhode Island? Learn about financial aid through these short videos. [Watch now]


Rhode Island Indian Council -  The Rhode Island Indian Council (RIIC) has obligated funds to CCRI for eligible and tribally enrolled Native Americans. To be considered, please complete this authorization form and return to the financial aid office at the campus you attend, your information will be sent to RIIC for review.

fafsa logoFinancial Aid Deadlines - Applications for financial aid are available beginning October 1st  for the following academic year at Students who complete their online application and submit all required documents by the July 1 priority deadline increase their potential to receive the maximum aid available. [Read more about FA process]

Student WorkerStudent Employment - A federal work program that provides jobs to help pay for educational expenses. This program encourages community service and work related to the student's course of study. Students will be paid at least the federal minimum wage and can work up to 15 hours per week.

PellAvailable Types of Aid - CCRI offers financial assistance to students who might otherwise be unable to further their education without such support. Depending on the type of aid, eligibility is based on one or more of the following criteria: financial need of the individual, educational costs, academic program and availability of funds. [Read more about financial aid]

Contact Information

Staff Listing

Text Messaging:
401 217-2770 
Monitored M-F, 8 am - 4 pm EST

Knight Campus
Ground Floor, Room 0014
Tel: 401 825-2468 

Flanagan Campus
1st Floor, South Entrance
Tel: 401 825-2468

Liston Campus
Room 1150
Tel: 401 825-2468

Newport County Campus
Room 150
Tel: 401 825-2468

Kelly Morrissey
Director of Financial Aid
FA Website Content Manager

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Last Updated: 7/5/19