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Financial Aid

Don't break the bank! You won't have to at Dakota College at Bottineau. We have low tuition rates to begin with, and our Financial Aid staff can help you find grants, loans, scholarships, or other funding to make your education even more affordable. We know our way around the financial-aid system, and we'll help you identify the match that best fits your circumstances.

You can use the links on this page to start learning about some of your options. Take a look, and then call us. We're the experts --- we'll make sure you get the best deal.

The purpose of financial aid programs at Dakota College at Bottineau is to assist students who do not have the necessary financial resources to accomplish their educational objectives. To receive aid under the major federal aid programs, a student must meet the following criteria:

  • Have financial need.
  • Have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Be enrolled as a regular student working toward a degree or certificate in an eligible program.
  • Be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen.
  • Have a valid Social Security number.
  • Be registered with Selective Service, if required.

Our Federal School Code is 002995

Priority Deadline for campus - based fund is April 15th of each year. Students who meet the Priority Deadline (and qualify based on their FAFSA application) have the highest chances of being awarded Campus Based Aid which includes SEOG Grant, Work-Study and Perkin’s Loans (based on funds availability and file completion) in addition to any Federal Aid that they qualify for.   

To learn more about the statistical data reported to IPEDS about Dakota College at Bottineau, please visit the following site

For More Information

April Abrahamson
Financial Aid Director

JaLee Lynnes
Financial Aid Assistant


701-228-5437 April Abrahamson
701-228-5469 JaLee Lynnes


Mailing Address:
Dakota College at Bottineau
Financial Aid Office
105 Simrall Boulevard
Bottineau, ND 58318