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Financial Aid Recipient Responsibilities

As a student, you have the right to certain consumer information. For more details, visit the university Consumer Information webpage. Also, as a financial aid recipient, you have the responsibility to:

  • Read and understand all aspects of the Terms and Conditions you complete when accepting your financial aid and/or scholarship awards.
  • Be aware of and adhere to all published deadlines.
  • Be responsible for reading, understanding and complying with the information that appears on all forms that you sign.
  • Complete and submit all required forms accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Read and understand the financial aid eligibility requirements (undergraduate or graduate).
  • Read and understand the Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) requirements for financial aid eligibility (undergraduate or graduate).
  • Read and understand the Title IV Return of Funds regulations that are addressed, in part, via the Withdrawing, Non-Passing Grades and Attendance webpage.
  • Report changes in name, postal mailing address, email address and phone number to the University Registrar’s Office.
  • Report to Financial Aid and Scholarships any additional financial resources received during the period of your financial aid award.
  • Accept responsibility for all agreements you sign.
  • Be aware of the school's refund policy.
  • Notify your lender if any of the following occurs before you complete repayment of your student loan:
    • Graduation
    • Withdrawal from school
    • Less than half-time enrollment
    • Change of address
    • Name change
    • Transfer to other school(s)
  • Complete exit counseling, if a student loan borrower, when you:
    • Graduate
    • Withdraw from school
    • Enroll less than half-time