How to Apply

Now that you’re ready to roll up your sleeves and hit the shop floor, it’s time to take that next step in making an IYRS education your reality. Here are the steps to apply to IYRS and be considered for financial aid and/or scholarships. If you are applying for Spring 2023, the following steps, plus the completion of your Enrollment Agreement if you are accepted, must be completed prior to February 15, 2023.

1. Apply

Complete the Admissions application HERE

2. Schedule your Admissions Interview

All applicants must complete an Admissions interview. We want you to be a successful IYRS student and the interview is a required step in that process. Email Admissions to schedule here

3. Complete the FAFSA to be considered for financial aid or scholarships

You must fill out the FAFSA (Free Application for Student Financial Aid) to be eligible for financial aid from the federal government and/or from IYRS. When filling out the form, select IYRS as an institution (school code: 037323). If you do not submit a completed FAFSA, you cannot be awarded funding.

US Veterans should contact Jill Dubnansky, Associate Director of Financial Aid and Institutional Compliance, before filling out these forms to understand how awards might affect your Veteran's benefits. 

-----> See additional Financial Aid, Scholarship & Grant information here.

4. Complete the IYRS Scholarship Application to be considered for IYRS scholarships and grants

To be considered for scholarships and grants that are funded by IYRS, you must complete both the FAFSA and the IYRS Scholarship Application. Approximately 70% of students receive scholarships and grants from IYRS.


For Veterans Benefits questions, contact  email
Jill Dubnansky or call
401.848.5777 x223.