LEU: Lifetime Eligibility Used.

Did you know there’s a maximum amount of Federal Pell Grant funds you can receive over your lifetime?

Federal Pell Grant

  • Is limited by Federal Law, equivalent of 6 years of full time enrollment (600%)
  • Each Academic Year is equal to 100% if a student is enrolled full time
    • Fall/Spring = 100%
    • Fall/Spring/Summer=150%


  • If your LEU equals or exceeds 600%, you may no longer receive Pell Grant funding
1st year100% Pell Grant
2nd year100% Pell Grant
3rd year100% Pell Grant
4th year100% Pell Grant
5th year100% Pell Grant
6th year100% Pell Grant
7th yearZERO Pell Grant


How can I see my Lifetime Eligibility Used (LEU) percentage?

UNM-G Student:


Select "Log in to my Federal Student Aid"


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Office of Financial Aid Contacts

Mailing Address:

UNM-Gallup - Office of Admissions
705 Gurley Avenue
Gallup, NM 87301.


(505) 863-7601

Physical Location:

Student Services and Technology Center (SSTC)

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

General information & questions:

email: gallupfinancialaid@unm.edu

Financial Aid Staff

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