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Application Process For Federal Aid

 

Term/Semester

Which FAFSA

When Do I Complete?

Summer & Fall 2021
Spring 2022

2021-2022 FAFSA using 2019 income

Systems/Information for 21-22 should be available by the dates noted in the

New Student and Current Student tables below.

Summer & Fall 2022

Spring 2023

2022-2023 FAFSA using 2020 income

Available 10/1/2021

New Students or First Time Loan Borrowers   

Current and Continuing Student Loan Borrowers

Information on Zoom Office Hours and links

Students beginning TUC in spring 2021 should complete both year's FAFSA now!!

 
Incoming students can see the checklist for all departments here.
We look forward to working with you!

  

New Students or First Time Loan Borrowers

Step

Item

Additional Information

Approximate Date Info Available

1

Create your FSA ID

If you haven’t done so previously.

Now

2

Complete FAFSA

Now

3

Submit requested information

Check TouroOne.  You may not need to provide additional information.  Other than citizenship verification, most students are not selected by Department of Education to provide additional information.

Now

4

Review your Cost of Attendance (COA) and Budget Calculators

20-21 is now available.  21-22 will be available in May. Begin review of determining how much you may need to borrow in student loans. COA and Budget Calculator videos.

Now

5

Entrance Counseling

Make sure to select Graduate and Professional version.

Now

6

Master Promissory Note-(MPN)/Loan Agreement

 A credit check is required for the Graduate Plus Loan. If you have any concerns about passing a credit check, review this and if contact financial aid.

Federal Information

TUC Information

2021-22 version.

If you have placed a security freeze on your credit file, contact financial aid

Now

7

Review Loan Offers

In TouroOne Financial Services Tab

See FAQ’s

5/17/2021

8

Register 

Check TouroOne Registration tab and make sure you see at least 6 credits applicable toward your degree in order to be eligible for your financial aid to disburse to your account. See Registrar's page for how to register or if the Registrar's Office registers you.

5/1/21 - Summer

7/1/21 - Fall

Most forms can be emailed to finaid@tu.edu.  If your document contains personally identifiable/sensitive information, make sure that you encrypt your documents using encryption software or an encryption service.  You can also send documents via snail mail to TUC, Financial Aid, 1310 Club Drive, Vallejo 94592. Contact us with questions: tucafinaid@tu.edu.

 

Current and Continuing Student Loan Borrowers

Step

Item

Additional Information

Approximate Date Info Available

1

Complete FAFSA

Now

2

Submit requested information

Check TouroOne.  You may not need to provide additional information.  Most students are not selected by Department of Education to provide additional information.

Once registered for summer or fall 2021

 

Annual Student Loan Acknowledgement  

(ASLA)

The Department of Education released information on 3/9/21 indicating this will no longer be required for 2021-22, but will be a requirement for 2022-23.

The ASLA is not required for 21-22, but has good information for you on your total student loan indebtedness.

Now

3

Register

Check TouroOne Registration tab and make sure you see at least 6 credits applicable toward your degree in order to be eligible for financial aid. See Registrar's page for more information.

4/9/21 - Summer

5/7/21 - Fall

 4

Cost of Attendance (COA)

 20-21 is now available.  21-22 will be available in May. See Budget calculators on this page.  5/10/2021

5

Review Loan Offers

In TouroOne Financial Services Tab

See FAQ’s

5/17/2021