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After submitting your responses you will see a confirmation page that recaps your responses. Your responses are also automatically emailed to your University email address. Your responses will be reflected on the once they have been processed by the Financial Aid Office. Until then, you may view your awards but the changes you requested will not be reflected.

After I respond to my Financial Aid Award, what's next?

Your responses will be processed and your financial aid prepared for disbursement. If you accepted a student loan, you will be notified by University email if you need to complete an electronic promissory note prior to your loan disbursement. You can also see that information in the . If a paper promissory note is required for any of your loans, it will be sent to your current mailing address on file with the University.

First-time borrowers

If you are a first-time borrower, you are required to complete student loan entrance counseling before receiving your loan. The counseling provides important information on your rights and responsibilities as a student loan borrower. Go to to complete the entrance counseling online. You will be required to log in with your U.S. Department of Education FSA ID. The Office of Student Finance will be notified automatically upon completion of your counseling.


Your financial aid awards are disbursed to your University student account in equal amounts at the start of each semester. You will be sent a University email confirming when your aid has been disbursed if you have:

  • registered on time for the minimum number of credits required by your financial aid award program(s);

  • completed all necessary paperwork (including promissory notes, if required); and

  • no holds are on your student record that would prevent aid disbursement.