January 25, 2016

What’s an FSA ID and why do I need one?

In order to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, students now need an Federal Student Aid ID, or FSA ID, made up of a username and password. Students and parents should create their own in order to electronically sign their FAFSAs and other federal financial aid documents.
December 7, 2015

Tips for receiving your Winter Term financial aid

The first financial aid payment for Winter Term will be direct deposited into student accounts on Dec. 31, 2015. Here are some tips to ensure you receive your aid.
October 1, 2015

Federal Perkins Loan program ended on September 30

If you are a new borrower to Perkins, sign your loan master promissory note by Aug. 28 to receive this loan for the 2015-16 year. This is the last year for new borrowers and all graduate students to receive these loans. (Note: Perkins program extended on Dec. 18, 2015. More information will be posted as it becomes available.)
August 28, 2015

Don’t pay for loan debt relief, U.S. Education Secretary warns

Some companies are trying to charge students a fee to handle federal student loans -- something you can do yourself for no fee. See Secretary of Education Arne Duncan's video warning to borrowers.