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Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships

Incoming Undergraduate Students

Step 1--Determining EligibilityStep 2--FAFSAStep 3--SARStep 4--TAPStep 5--What's Next?Step 6 --Award Checklist

Step 6—Financial Aid Award Checklist

In addition to the award letter you received, which outlines your financial aid eligibility, you and/or your parents may also borrow additional loan resources to help with your remaining cost of attendance. Please refer to the Loans page for program information on parent loans, state educational loans and alternative loans.

We would encourage you to refer to the 2016-2017 Financial Aid Checklist of required documents needed to process and disburse your financial aid. By following the checklist, you will ensure meeting all filing deadlines and requests for documentation.


eServices is a convenient tool that lets you see what important financial aid documents are required. You can check your financial aid status at

We send e-mail reminders throughout the year about important deadlines or documents needed. Check your RIT e-mail account regularly.