Financial Aid Checklist
the FAFSA for the year for which you want to receive
List UMSL's school code (002519) in Step Six of the FAFSA
Sign the FAFSA (and get parents' signatures, if needed) before mailing in the form
Apply for scholarships by turning in the UMSL scholarship application
Turn in all the documents requested by Student Financial Aid (verification form, tax returns, copy of social security card, etc)
Return the signed award letter to Student Financial Aid
Sign the promissory notes for your loans
If first-time Stafford borrower at UMSL, did you complete entrance counseling?
GREAT! YOU SHOULD BE ALL SET TO GO! REMEMBER TO READ ALL CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED FROM STUDENT FINANCIAL AID AND TO RESPOND PROMPTLY.