Financial aid Orientation. Summer 2014 – Affiliated & exchange. Heather Thompson Assistant Director, Study Abroad Liaison to UT Office of Student Financial Services. Presentation Overview. Program Costs Timeline Scholarships Loans Navigating OSFS Questions. Common terms.
Financial aid Orientation
Summer 2014 – Affiliated & exchange
Assistant Director, Study Abroad
Liaison to UT Office of Student Financial Services
The cost of the abroad program as determined by the study abroad coordinator; who submits it to OSFS on an agreed upon timeline.
EFAN: Electronic Financial Aid Notification
An email from OSFS that guides the student to go online and claim an award package.
Sum of the monies offered to the student; comprised of grants and loans.
The date in which the monies will be deposited into your bank account.
Scholarships can be used to off-set loans or to make up for a deficit in an award package.
Know what you currently get
Compare current award to cost of your program
Prepared to have a co-signer
Log into CASH weekly and click on
Read your EMAIL
If you have questions before departure go in person or read FAQ
After departure direct concerns to your SA Program Coordinator