Financial Aid Checklist

The following checklist is designed to guide you through the financial aid process.  

Please use this to help you complete the required documents that are needed to complete your financial aid.

  • Turn in your application to the University, three-year transcript, and ACT/SAT scores into Admissions for academic scholarships.

  • Complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) which opens October 1st of each year. A renewal FAFSA must be completed each year.

  • Review your SAR (Student Aid Report) which will be mailed to you. Read over it carefully. Make changes if necessary.

  • Once admitted to the University you will receive an Award letter/package. It will list all of the aid for which you are currently eligible. Review all awards and visit to accept and/or decline awards. 

  • Complete all required documents for your financial aid. These documents can be completed electronically at with your personal Financial Aid ID from your Award letter/package.