Let the Financial Aid Office know of all Outside Scholarships you will receive.
Check your status
To check your admissions status, please contact the Admissions Office.
Watch your email/mail for your Student Aid Report (SAR) which is the report generated from the submission of your FAFSA.
Check your SAR to make sure all your information is correct.
Review your Award Letter
Once you have received your acceptance letter from Admissions, your Initial Award Letter will soon follow.
Review letter with parents if applicable. Your financial aid information and awards can be viewed on Eastern’s portal- my.eastern.edu.
Complete your Stafford Loan paperwork
Complete your Master Promissory Note and Entrance Counseling at www.StudentLoans.gov (Subsidized/Unsubsidized link). Remember, you must sign your application using your own Federal PIN number- this is the same PIN number you used to sign your FAFSA.
Keep copies of everything in a safe place for each school year, especially confirmation pages, PIN numbers, usernames and passwords, and award letters.
Take an active role in your education- this is YOUR financial aid. Don’t hesitate to ask questions.
Complete all requests for additional information in a timely manner. Remember, requests will be sent out to your Eastern email account.
Use our website to find additional information on loans, scholarships, grants, and student employment programs.