Student Financial Aid

Forms

 

Name of Form Purpose of Form
Award Guide - Undergraduates Detailed information regarding an Undergraduate student's financial aid award.
Award Guide - Graduate students Detailed information regarding a Graduate or Optometry student's financial aid award.
Appeal for Independent Status To request independent status.
Child Support Paid Verification Required to verify the amount of Child Support that was paid.  Complete this form if our office has requested it.
Federal Parent PLUS loan application Complete this to be considered for a PLUS loan for Fall 2013 and/or Spring 2014.  The parent applicant (PLUS) should log into studentloans.gov web site using his/her Department of Education PIN (this is the same PIN the parent would have used to complete and sign the 2013-2014 electronically) and select “Request a Direct PLUS Loan” from the menu, then select Parent PLUS on the following page.  Be sure to request UMSL as the school of choice to ensure we receive the PLUS information.

Federal Graduate PLUS loan application

Complete this to be considered for a PLUS loan for Fall 2013 and/or Spring 2014.  Log into studentloans.gov web site using your Department of Education (FAFSA) PIN and and select “Request a Direct PLUS Loan” from the menu, then select Graduate PLUS on the following page.  Be sure to request UMSL as the school of choice to ensure we receive the GradPLUS information.

Federal Work Study application

Complete this to be considered for Federal Work Study funding for Fall 2013 and/or Spring 2014 semesters.  This application was due August 1, 2013.
Graduation Study Plan Complete this form to indicate the progress of your degree completion.
Health Professions Loan Application (HPSL) This loan is only for Optometry students.
Loan adjustment - additional loan 2013-2014 To request a Stafford loan increase.
Loan adjustment - loan cancellation 2013-2014 To request a Stafford loan reduction or cancellation.

Federal Pell Grant Schedule 2013-2014

Students can use their EFC and enrollment status to estimate the award amount for their Federal Pell Grant.

SAP Academic Plan Worksheet Complete this worksheet with your academic advisor if you are requested to do so.
Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal for Spring 2014 semester Once grades for the Fall 2013 semester have been posted and evaluated, we will notify students via UMSL student email if this appeal is required. This form will be made available once notifications have been sent out in mid-January  This form was due January 27, 2014 to receive financial aid for the Spring 2014 semester.
Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal for Summer 2014 term As grades for the Spring 2014 semester have been posted and evaluated, we will notify students via UMSL student email if this appeal is required. This form will be made available once notifications have been sent out in May. This form is due July 16, 2014 to receive financial aid for the Summer 2014 term.
SNAP (Food Stamps) Verification Required to verify the receipt of SNAP Benefits.  Complete this form if our office has requested it.
Special Circumstances Appeal 2013-2014 Please contact our office to talk about your circumstances. We will help you determine the appropriate course(s) of action for your situation.
Steps to completing your Stafford student loans Instructions on how to complete your MPN, entrance counseling, and accept aid.

Study Abroad Packet 2013-2014

For students receiving federal student aid who plan to study abroad.
Verification Worksheet 2013-2014 Required of students selected for verification.