FINANCIAL AID UPDATES FOR PARENTS

The 2017-2018 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) can be completed online at www.FAFSA.ed.gov using the student’s and parent(s) 2015 federal taxes.  Students can go to http://www.augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ and click on ‘Review Your Financial Aid’ to check the status of their financial aid, or to see what documents are missing or incomplete:

Registration for the summer/fall 2017 term is now open.  Students who have unpaid spring charges, or are not up-to-date on their payment plans, will be unable to register.   Students can go to http://www.augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/and click on “Review Your Student Account’ to see if they have an unpaid balance.

Tuition accounts must be paid-in-full for a diploma and/or transcript to be released; payments can be made online by going to http://www.augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/payments/. Please see the  Parent Information tab at  www.augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ for instructions on making a payment  and obtaining access to discuss your student’s financial information, etc.  Please note that we will be unable to speak with any parent/guardian that has not been authorized by the student.

Graduating students who have borrowed federal loans must complete loan exit counseling at http://www.augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/loan-exit-counseling; this is an important tool to help students learn about their loan repayment options.

Financial Aid Update for Parents

All financial aid documents for the 2016-2017 academic year (including private loan applications) must be completed and/or returned to the Enrollment Center by April 15 in order to receive financial aid for the spring term. Students can go to augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ and click on Review Your Financial Aid to check the status of their financial aid, or to see what documents are missing or incomplete.

Registration for the summer/fall 2017 terms begin March 29. Students who have unpaid spring charges, or are not up-to-date on their payment plans, will be unable to register. Students can go to augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ and click on Review Your Student Account to see if they have an unpaid balance.

Tuition accounts must be paid-in-full for a diploma and/or transcript to be released; payments can be made online by going to augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/payments. Please see the Parent Information tab at  augsburg.edu/studentfinancial for instructions on making a payment and obtaining access to discuss your student’s financial information. Please note that we will be unable to speak with any parent/guardian that has not been authorized by the student.

The 2017-2018 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) can be completed online at FAFSA.ed.gov using the student’s and parent(s) 2015 federal taxes. Remember to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to directly import the tax information, and make sure to submit the FAFSA by signing with your FSA ID.

Financial Aid Update for Families

New this year, all students wanting to apply for 2017-2018 year financial aid must submit a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) using their 2015 federal taxes ***(not their 2016 taxes) ***. Students can complete the FAFSA online at FAFSA.ed.gov . Remember to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to directly import the tax information, and make sure to submit the FAFSA by signing with your FSA ID. The priority deadline for completing the financial aid application is May 1.

Registration for the summer/fall 2017 terms begin March 29. Students who have unpaid spring charges or are not up-to-date on their payment plans will be unable to register.

The last day to register for two monthly payments under Augsburg’s Online Payment Plan is March 26, 2017. Please go to augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/payment-plans-and-discounts to sign up for the payment plan.

Students can make payments online by going to augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/payments . Please see the Parent Information tab at  augsburg.edu/studentfinancial for instructions on making a payment, signing up for a payment plan, and obtaining access to discuss your student’s financial information, etc. Please note that we will be unable to speak with any parent/guardian that has not been authorized by the student.

Financial Aid Update for Parents

financial-services-update-800x500Registration for the spring term is now open. Students who have unpaid fall charges or are not up-to-date on their payment plans will be unable to register.

All spring tuition and fee charges are due by January 9, 2017; any remaining balance after that date is subject to finance charges. Spring 2017 billing statements will be electronically sent to all registered students on December 8. Students will have reminders sent to their Augsburg email account during the first week of each month reminding them to view their online monthly bill.  All students are encouraged to give parents/guardians access to view these statements.

All students are eligible to enroll in Augsburg’s Online Payment Plan; enrollment opens December 8. Go to augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/payment-plans-and-discounts/ to sign up for the payment plan. To ensure five monthly payments, the application must be completed by December 26.

Students can make payments online by going to  augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/payments/. Please see the Parent Information tab at  augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ for instructions on making a payment, signing up for a payment plan, and obtaining access to discuss your student’s financial information. Please note that we will be unable to speak with any parent/guardian that has not been authorized by the student.

Financial Aid Update for Parents

Registration for the spring term begins November 7, 2016. Students who have unpaid fall charges, or are not up-to-date on their payment plans, will be unable to register.

Students can make payments online by going to http://www.augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/payments/. Please see the Parent Information tab at augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ for instructions on making a payment, signing up for a payment plan, obtaining access to discuss your student’s financial information, etc.  Please note that we will be unable to speak with any parent/guardian that has not been authorized by the student.

Financial Aid Update for Parents-September

All fall tuition and fee charges are due September 1; any remaining balance after that date is subject to finance charges.

Students will have reminders sent to their Augsburg email account during the first week of each month reminding them to view their online monthly bill; all students are encouraged to give parents/guardians access to view these statements and to complete the online Information Release form. Please note that we will be unable to speak with any parent/guardian that has not been authorized by the student. Please see the Parent Information tab at  augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/  for instructions on obtaining access, making a payment, signing up for a payment plan, etc.

The last day to register for three monthly payments under Augsburg’s Online Payment Plan is September 26To ensure three monthly payments, the application must be completed by September 26. Please see the Parent Information tab at  augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/  for instructions on signing up for a payment plan.

All students can schedule an appointment with a Student Financial Services staff member, review their student account, and track their financial aid status by going to  augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ .

Financial Aid Update for Parents

The Fall 2016 billing statements were electronically sent to all registered students on July 7; the due date was August 1. Students will have reminders sent to their Augsburg email account during the first week of each month reminding them to view their online monthly bill; all students are encouraged to give parents/guardians access to view these statements and to complete the online Information Release form. Please note that we will be unable to speak with any parent/guardian that has not been authorized by the student. Please see the Parent Information tab at  augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ for instructions on obtaining access, making a payment, signing up for a payment plan, etc.

The last day to register for 4 monthly payments under Augsburg’s Online Payment Plan is August 26. To ensure 4 monthly payments, the application must be completed by August 26.  Please see the Parent Information tab at  augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ for instructions on signing up for a payment plan.

All students can schedule an appointment with a Student Financial Services staff member, review their student account, and track their financial aid status by going to augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ .

Financial Update for Parents

The Fall 2016 billing statements were electronically sent to all registered students on July 7. To ensure that all financial aid has been applied for, and correct amounts are owed, please make sure your student has turned in all necessary documents to the Student Financial Services Office. Students can see what documents are missing, and their financial aid award letter once it is finalized, by logging into their Augnet account and clicking on ‘Records and Registration’ and then ‘Track My Financial Aid.’

Students are encouraged to give parents/guardians access to view their billing statements. Students must log in to augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ and select ‘Make a Payment/Account Activity’ on the right hand menu. Click ‘View your online student account’ and follow the instructions under ‘Parent/Third Party Access Instructions – Make a Payment.’

All students are eligible to enroll in Augsburg’s Online Payment Plan; enrollment opened on July 7. Students must log in to augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/ and select ‘Make a Payment/Account Activity’ on the right hand menu. Click ‘Payment Plans and Discounts’ and follow the instructions under ‘Augsburg Online Payment Plan.’ To ensure 5 monthly payments, the application must be completed by July 26.

Students must have completed the online ‘Information Release’ form in order for our office to communicate with anyone besides themselves. The student must log into their Augnet Account at augnet.augsburg.edu or inside.augsburg.edu and click on ‘Records and Registration.’ Under ‘Information Release’ they need to ‘Add an Authorization.’ They will enter the full name and email address of the party/parties they are giving permission for future communication. Next, select ‘Financial Aid/Finances Release’ and then click ‘Save.’ Please note that we will be unable to speak with any parent/guardian that has not been authorized by the student.

Financial Aid Update for Parents

The 2016-2017 financial aid awards are now being processed. Please make sure your student has completed the 2016-2017 FAFSA and turned in all necessary documents to the Student Financial Services Office; the priority deadline was May 1. Students can check which documents are missing and the status of their financial aid award, by logging into their Augnet account and clicking on Records and Registration and then Track My Financial Aid. This portal shows documents that may still be missing as well as the award letter, once it is finalized.

If all documents are turned in, your student will be emailed their financial aid award letter by July 7, 2016.

Financial Aid Update for Parents

The 2016-2017 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) can be completed online at FAFSA.ed.gov two to three weeks after filing the student’s and parent(s) 2015 federal taxes. Remember to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to directly import the tax information, and make sure to submit the FAFSA by signing with your FSA ID. Students can check to see  what documents are missing and the status of their financial aid award by logging into their Augnet account and clicking on Records and Registration and then Track My Financial Aid.

Registration for the summer/fall 2016 term is now open. Students who have unpaid spring charges, or are not up-to-date on their payment plans, will be unable to register.

Graduating students who have borrowed federal loans must complete loan exit counseling at augsburg.edu/studentfinancial/loan-exit-counseling; this is an important tool to help students learn about their loan repayment options.

Tuition accounts must be paid-in-full for a diploma and/or transcript to be released; please see the Parent Information tab at augsburg.edu/studentfinancial for instructions on  making a payment.