Attend a new student orientation session! Meet with your advisor; discuss the best plan for you to complete a degree here! Visiting Student? As soon as you provide requested items! SO I’M ENROLLED. NOW WHAT? You’ll need to think about paying for your courses and purchasing textbooks. The moment you enroll, you will acquire a student account and a bill for tuition and fees. Tuition and fees are due on the first day of class. You may set up a payment plan with the business office. You may also apply for financial aid in the form of a Pell grant or student loan. Check with Financial Aid for ASUN’s priority deadlines. HOW DO I APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID It is easy to apply! Just complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at fafsa.ed.gov! You must be fully admitted as a degree-seeking student in a degree or certificate program offered through ASUN to qualify to receive financial aid! Make certain to submit all admissions documents mentioned above. You will need to get a FSA ID. Go to fsaid.ed.gov to “Create a New FSA ID.” Write down your FSA ID. Don’t lose it! Once you have a FSA ID; you may apply! Click the START A NEW FAFSA button to begin your application. It is helpful to have your tax forms handy when completing the FAFSA. Your FAFSA application has to be submitted online on the FAFSA website with the ASUN federal code 042034 included. This is always the first step in completing the financial aid process, whether you are applying for Pell Grants, student loans, or scholarships. Note: Once you submit your FAFSA, the information you entered online will be sent to the schools you requested (when you entered school codes). A Student Aid Report (SAR) will be sent to the email address you entered on the FAFSA. Review the SAR carefully and make any corrections quickly! You may also receive an email from the financial aid office at ASUN regarding necessary items needed to process and package your application for student aid. Since financial aid is processed first come first served, submit any requested documents as soon as possible. Be sure to check your email often. ** THEN WHAT? If you are a transfer student, quickly provide official copies of ALL of your college transcripts to the admissions office. If you are selected by the federal government for VERIFICATION, you may be asked for a variety of documents. These may include IRS Tax Return Transcripts; proof of number in your household; Tax Exempt Interest Income; other income based documents. Check with the ASUN Financial Aid Office to see what additional documents will be needed to complete the process of filing for financial aid through ASUN.