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Respond to your Financial Aid Award Notice

When your Financial Aid Award Notice (FAAN) is ready, you will receive an email directing you to your student center, where you view your FAAN. There you can respond to your award offers electronically.

For each award offer listed on the FAAN, you must indicate one of three responses: accept, decline, or reduce. You may accept aid from one source and not another.

Automatically accepted aid

Some gift aid awards (money you do not have to repay, such as grants and scholarships) are already accepted for you. Other gift aid, such as fellowships or waivers, may be accepted or declined.

Credit requirements

You will report the terms you plan to attend during the academic year. Your financial aid awards are calculated on the assumption that you will attend full time both fall and spring semesters. If you will not attend fall and/or spring semesters, please let us know so that your aid can be revised accordingly. You do not need to inform us now if you plan to enroll for less than a full-time credit load. We will read your enrollment automatically at the beginning of the semester and revise your aid at the end of the cancel/add period. Understand the consequences of your planned enrollment: