Frequently Asked Questions

On Financial Aid

Listed below are answers to frequently asked questions. For further assistance, contact Student Financial Aid.

  Do I have to complete the FAFSA every year?

  Which year's income and tax information is required?

  Why do I need an FSA ID?

  Why do I have to provide parent/stepparent information on the FAFSA?

  What should I do if my family experiences unusual circumstances after filing the FAFSA?

  Where can I get more money than what I have been awarded?

  How do I buy my books if I don't have my financial aid yet?

  When is my aid going to disburse?

  Where is my loan money?

  How do I find my 1098T?

  What is Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)?

  What does Verification mean?

  Why can't you give me information about my son/daughter's account?

  How can I get an SEL/Emergency Book Loan?

  Can I use financial aid to cover off campus living expenses?


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