Understanding Cost of Attendance

Published September 9, 2015

Financial Aid 101: Understanding your Cost of Attendance

Welcome to fall 2015!  The Office of Student Financial Aid is dedicated to helping you make informed financial decisions. 

This Financial Aid 101 topic is the cost of attendance.

How To Create a FSA ID for Financial Aid Portals

Published May 12, 2015

Effective May 2015, the Federal Student Aid PIN is being replaced by the FSA ID.  Instead of a pin you will have a username and password going forward to log into FAFSA.gov, National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS.ED.gov), StudentLoans.gov, and other portals you might access for your financial aid needs. Please review the complete instructions:


Do the new subsidized loan limits apply to you?

Published November 14, 2014

You may have read that a new regulation restricts the amount of time that a student may qualify for subsidized loans.  Do you know if this affects you?  Click here to find out.

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