Your Award Guide

This guide explains everything you need to know after you receive your aid offers including how to review and accept your aid, and the requirements you must meet to remain eligible to receive it.

For information about specific loan, grant, or scholarship programs including their requirements, please see Aid Programs.

Guide Contents

Please read this guide every year because procedures often change. 

How Awards Are Determined

If you have questions about how we calculated your award package or your eligibility for different aid programs, please see How Awards Are Determined.

Special Financial Conditions

If you have experienced any financial problems that you weren't able to report on your FAFSA form, learn how to request a reevaluation of your financial need with our Special Financial Conditions process.

Your Award Notification

Learn when to expect Your Award Notification, and how to evaluate and compare your aid offers.

Accepting Aid

Please carefully follow these instructions for Accepting Aid and borrowing loan offers.

Award Requirements

To remain eligible to receive your aid offers, you must comply with all of the rules in the Award Requirements section and all of the subpages listed below.


Office of Financial Aid

Enrollment Services
Room 339
Contacts & Resources
Monday – Friday 8:00 to 4:30