“Money, Money, Money”. Florida Atlantic University. Office of Student Financial Aid. Applying for Financial Aid. Complete the Federal Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Types of Financial Aid. Complete & Submit the FAFSA early each year beginning January 1 st . .
“Money, Money, Money”
Florida Atlantic University
Office of Student Financial Aid
Complete the Federal Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Complete & Submit the FAFSA early each year beginning January 1st.
The FAU priority deadline is March 1st.
ºFederal Loans & Grants
ºFlorida Student Aid Programs
ºLoans (Stafford, PLUS, Private)
ºNeed Based Employment
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)Website: www.fafsa.gov
All financial aid information is located under the “Money Matters! tab
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2012 - 2013
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NOTE: Once Terms and Conditions are ‘Accepted’, a message will display that you have accepted the Terms and Conditions. The Accept Award Offer tab is NOW accessible to accept/decline awards offered.
2012 - 2013
NOTE: Bright Futures Scholarship Awards are automatically Accepted on the system. NO FURTHER ACTION is needed!
NOTE: Your Bright Futures Scholarship is an estimated award based on 13 credits. Your award will be adjusted at the end of drop/add. All awards are subject to eligibility and renewal criteria.
FALL 2012 SPRING 2013
Note: Bright Futures Scholarships are NOTawarded during Summer Terms
Bright Futures awards will be pro-rated based on actual enrollment and will be applied to tuition.Current Amounts for Four Year Universities:
Bright Futures Hotline:(888) 827-2004 (toll free)
Bright Futures Website: www.myfloridaeducation.com/brfutures/
A Financial Aid Deferment is a method of extending the tuition payment deadline until the financial aid arrives or the deferment expires.
Students must pay their tuition by the deferment deadline or risk receiving a late payment fee and being dropped from classes.
To receive a deferment, financial aid recipients MUST accept awards online via MyFAU(accepting an amount which is sufficient to cover your tuition & fees)by the end of the drop/add period.
If you decide NOT to attend classes or FAU, you will be liable for all fees UNLESS you formally withdraw from all courses.
Short Term Advance for Books(Available two weeks prior to the start of each term ) The Short Term Advance Application is available exclusively online in MyFAU under the Money Matters! tab. ******Students will need to enter the FAU Z Number to proceed with the application******
Students MUST establish direct deposit in order to receive the Short Term Advance.
No paper checks will be issued!
1.) Apply for Financial Aid early – Beginning January 1stfor the upcoming 2012-2013 academic year and NO later than theendof February 2012!
2.) You must be degree-seeking and enrolled at least half-time at FAU to receive financial aid.
3.) Complete the Request for SUMMER Financial Aid beginning the 1st business day in Februaryeach year if you would like to be considered for financial aid during the summer semester.
4.) Check the FAU Financial Aid website, and the Money Matters tab of MyFAU periodically for updates.
5.) Accept your awards and the Terms and Conditions of Award by the last day of drop and add to avoid a late payment fee and cancellation. Please read the Terms and Conditions carefully.
6.) If you take classes at FAU and another institution, e.g. community college, you MUSTcomplete a Concurrent Enrollment form. This form is available online on the financial aid website under “Forms to Download”.
7.) Open a FREE Account on campus.
across from the cafeteria on the Boca Raton campus.
8.) Sign up for direct deposit online.
9.) Maintain your FAU email account and update your mailing address at all times.
10.) Respond promptly to requests for additional information.Keep your Financial Aid documents organized. Keep records of who you talk to.
****REMEMBER:READ WHAT YOU SIGN!!!****
**Ask questions if you don’t understand!**
Financial Aid Website
Office of Student Financial Aid
Student Support Services Building-SU80 #233
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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