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Finalizing Your Aid

You have been directed to this webpage to complete the final steps for your financial aid.

Click and complete the following items only if listed in the “Action Required” box on your financial aid package.

  • Return here after May 1 to accept or reject your Direct Loans for 2019-2020. More instructions will be provided at that time.
  • Federal Direct Loan Entrance Counseling and Promissory Note
    (first-time borrowers only)
    If you accepted a Direct Loan (subsidized and/or unsubsidized), plan to spend about 30 minutes completing both the required counseling session and your loan agreement. You will need your student FSA ID and reference information (address and phone number) for a parent and one other person who will always know your address.
  • Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant (TAG) Application
    Complete only if listed in the Action Required box.
    Type your answers into the document. Print and mail the form with parent and student signatures to the Financial Aid Office.
    Upperclassmen need not reapply if they received VA TAG in 2018-19.
  • Dependent Verification Worksheet (.pdf)
    Complete only if listed in the Action Required box.
    Type your answers into the document. Print, sign, and mail/fax/scan a copy to the Financial Aid Office.
  • Application for the need-based Federal Work-Study Program
    Return here after May 1 to complete your work-study application. Students who were not awarded work-study may apply for open positions through the student employment website after the semester begins.

Beyond the awards offered in your aid package, these options are available to assist in paying educational costs: