INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETING THE FAFSA, LOAN MPN AND ENTRANCE COUNSELING

COMPLETE THE FAFSA APPLICATION FOR 2011-2012

Go to the FAFSA website at:  www.fafsa.ed.gov

   Select # 2: Filling out a FAFSA 

  • Select:  Fill out my FAFSA
  • Select the 2011-12 year
  • Read the information provided and select –
  • NEXT - Complete and submit the FAFSA application on-line

COMPLETE THE DIRECT LOAN MASTER PROMISSORY NOTE (MPN)

Go to:   www.studentloans.gov

Under “Manage My Direct Loan”

Sign In with your PIN (or, create your PIN)

Select:  Sign the Master Promissory Note

Next:    Complete the requested information

Next:    Complete your Loan Entrance Counseling-see below (if not previously completed)

Next:    Contact the Financial Aid Office to let us know this is complete

COMPLETE LOAN ENTRANCE COUNSELING

Go to:   www.studentloans.gov

Under “Manage My Direct Loan”

Sign In with your PIN (or, create your PIN)

Select:  Entrance Counseling

Next:    Complete the requested information

Next:    Contact the Financial Aid Office to let us know this is complete