Financial Aid Information for New Undergraduate Students

Now that you have decided to attend 澳门老奇人论坛, here are the next steps in the financial aid process.

Next Steps in the Financial Aid Process

Log on to Fish 'R' Net

Log in to  and select Fish 'R' Net. First time users will need to enter their Student User ID (@) and PIN (your birth date: MMDDYY), complete the Login Verification Security Q&A, and click "Submit."

Review Financial Aid and Accept Your Award

Accept Financial Aid

Go to > Fish 'R' Net > Financial Aid > My Award Information > Award for Aid Year > 2024-2025

  • Accept the Terms and Conditions first.
  • Within the Accept Award Offer tab, you may:
    • Accept or decline the Federal College Work-Study or Federal Direct Student Loan award (if offered).
    • Accept or decline each fund. To accept partial amounts, click Accept and type in the amount you wish to receive.
    • Submit your decisions.

View Outstanding Requirements

Go to  > Fish 'R' Net > Financial Aid > Eligibility > Student Requirements

  • Verification Form
  • For tax filers:
    • 2022 Federal Tax information
      • Submit a signed copy of parent and student 2022 Federal Tax Return
  • For parent and student non-tax filers:
    • Copies of 2022 W-2's
  • Loan steps:

Report Outside Scholarships

Go to > Fish 'R' Net > Financial Aid > My Award Information > Award for Aid Year > 2024-2025 > Resources/Additional Information

  • Report outside scholarships so they will be credited to your student account.

New York State TAP Grant

(New York state residents only)

  • If we have estimated a New York State TAP award and you have not yet completed a NYS TAP application online, please do so at .

Consider Your Financing Options

  • Review and consider your financing options, such as the Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan, Private Student Loan Programs, and the 澳门老奇人论坛 Payment Plan.
  • 澳门老奇人论坛 Payment Plan information can be found on the Payment Options page.

Federal College Work-Study Program

  • The student is responsible for finding employment. Jobs are not assigned or guaranteed.
  • On-campus jobs will be posted in late August, including those for work-study. Check Handshake daily to see fresh opportunities.
  • Students are paid an hourly rate and will receive a paycheck every two weeks for the hours worked; work-study is not credited to the student bill.

Additional Information