Steps for Financial Aid Assistance

Completing the steps below will ensure timely processing of your financial assistance for the upcoming academic year!

FAFSA on the Web (FOTW) are available at:

  1. New Year = Complete 2015 IRS Income Tax Returns
  2. Have your FSA User ID available. If you do not have a FSA User ID please obtain it at:
  3. File FAFSA = 2016-2017 as soon as possible at: (Estimated taxes may be used. Please make corrections after tax filing is completed)
  4. Financial Aid Eligibility = check your award notice at -- You must log in using your full UNOH email address and password if you are off campus.
  5. Complete Entrance Counseling and the Direct Student Loan Master Promissory Note if you wish to use the Federal Direct Student Loan program by going to
  6. Apply for Student Private Loans at and/or Federal Parent Direct Loans at

FAFSA Processed = Financial Aid Award Notice = Dollar$ for College. Questions? Financial Aid = 419-998-3140