3: Financial Aid

Applying for Financial Aid | Loans | Student Employment
Special Scholarships and Programs | General Requirements for All Forms of Aid
University and Federal Grants | Employment under the Federal Work-Study Program
Student Rights and Responsibilities Regarding Financial Aid

Student Rights | Student Responsibilities

Student Responsibilities

  1. You must complete all application forms accurately and submit them by the deadline date to the appropriate office.
  2. You must provide correct information. In most instances, misreporting information on financial aid application forms is a violation of law and may be considered a criminal offense which could result in indictment under the U.S. Criminal Code.
  3. You must return all additional documentation, verification, corrections, and/or new information requested by either the financial aid office or the agency to which you submitted your application.
  4. You are responsible for reading and understanding all forms that you are asked to sign and for keeping copies of them.
  5. You must accept responsibility for all agreements that you sign.
  6. You must perform the work that is agreed upon in accepting a Federal Work-Study award.
  7. You must be aware of and comply with the deadlines for application or reapplication for aid.
  8. You should be aware of the school's refund procedures.
  9. You must complete an exit interview if you are a loan borrower and are terminating student status or registering as less than a half-time student.
  10. You must maintain current and correct addresses with the Office of the University Registrar.
  11. You must complete registration at the prescribed time in order to receive your stipend on a timely basis.


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