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 year 100% Pell Grant
2nd year 100% Pell Grant
3rd year 100% Pell Grant
4th year 100% Pell Grant
5th year 100% Pell Grant
6th year 100% Pell Grant
7th year ZERO Pell Grant

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

UNM-G Student

Visit: Federal Student Aid

  • Select "LOG IN TO MY FEDERAL STUDENT AID"
  • Login with FSA ID & Password