Family Presenation 2010

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  • 1 – “activate the EFAN”2 - entrance loan counseling: learn about terms of your loans, repayment, rights and responsibilities3 – any documents necessary to complete your awarding4 – FERPA (explain)5 – Dir Deposit (explain)
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  • Parents: Step 1 – PLUS requestStep 2 - MPN
  • Family Presenation 2010

    1. 1. Longhorn's Guide to <br />Financial Aid <br />Office of Student Financial Services <br />
    2. 2. OSFS Services <br />Financial Aid Counseling & Processing<br />Complete a new FAFSA each year<br />www.fafsa.ed.gov<br />Scholarships<br />www.texasscholarships.org<br />Bevonomics – money management workshops<br />www.bevonomics.org<br />Hire-a-Longhorn – job search<br />www.hirealonghorn.org<br />
    3. 3. Scholarship Search<br /><ul><li>UT-Austin’s scholarship application</li></ul>Complete application online at: www.texasscholarships.org<br />Available online <br />Deadline: April 1, 2011 <br /><ul><li>Community scholarships
    4. 4. Academic department scholarships
    5. 5. On-line Scholarship Databases</li></ul>www.fastweb.com<br />Free, safe, reliable<br />www.texasscholarships.org<br />
    6. 6. Check Finaid Status Online via CASH http://finaid.utexas.edu/cash<br /><ul><li>Review & submit your Financial Aid award notice
    7. 7. Complete any requirements:
    8. 8. Entrance Counseling
    9. 9. Documentation needed
    10. 10. FERPA privacy release
    11. 11. Direct deposit authorization
    12. 12. Report scholarships
    13. 13. Review the status of your funds release</li></li></ul><li>T&F Bill: How Will You Pay For It?<br />See your “My Tuition Bill” page via your UT Direct site <br />Due August 11thby 5:00pm<br />Must select payment arrangement:<br />“Pay with Financial Aid”<br />Installment Plan<br />Check: Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)<br />Credit Card: MasterCard & Discover Only<br />Tuition Loan<br />
    14. 14. “My Tuition Bill “ via UT Direct <br />You must select a payment option in order to secure your classes<br /> Red means classes are not secured Green means classes are secured<br />After<br />Before<br />
    15. 15. Disbursement of Aid<br /><ul><li>When is aid released?
    16. 16. At the start of each semester
    17. 17. See “Funds release” via CASH page
    18. 18. What is paid?
    19. 19. Any outstanding UT debt
    20. 20. (i.e. T&F’s, on-campus housing…)
    21. 21. Where does remaining aid go?
    22. 22. See “Where’s my Check” via UT Direct or “Funds Release” via CASH
    23. 23. Direct Deposited
    24. 24. to update go to “My Bank Info” via UT Direct
    25. 25. Mailed as a paper check
    26. 26. to update go to “My Addresses” via UT Direct</li></li></ul><li>Loan Process<br /><ul><li>Complete all loan requirements:</li></ul>Direct Loans:<br />Entrance counseling, promissory notes, etc… <br />https://studentloans.gov <br /><ul><li>College Access Loans:</li></ul>www.hhloans.com<br />
    27. 27. Student Loans - Getting Started<br />Use your FAFSA PIN to gain access<br />Requirements listed on “My Profile”<br />
    28. 28. Parent PLUS Loan: 2 steps <br />Step 1: PLUS Request Process<br />Step 2: PLUS Loan MPN<br />
    29. 29. Things to Remember<br /><ul><li>Apply for FAFSA each year by the priority deadline
    30. 30. FERPA release authorization
    31. 31. Always check your CASH page
    32. 32. Read all mail / e-mail
    33. 33. Submit all required documentation
    34. 34. Complete Direct Loan promissory notes & entrance counseling online at: https://studentloans.gov</li></li></ul><li>Contact Information<br />Mon - Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm <br />(512) 475 - 6282<br />Student Services Building (SSB)<br />3rd Floor<br />Find us on Facebook:<br /> University of Texas at Austin Financial Aid Office<br /><ul><li>http://finaid.utexas.edu • (512) 475- 6282</li>

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