Fall 2019 Priority Activities

Make sure you are up-to-date on financial activities to ensure a smooth transition to the start of the academic year.

  • If you completed a FAFSA application and have received an award offer letter, review your letter and accept your awards
  • If you have been selected for the FAFSA Verification Process, submit all requested documents to complete your financial aid file before the payment deadline
  • Complete the Direct Loan Entrance Counseling (if you plan to utilize federal loans and you have not participated in the Direct Loan Program before) at https://studentloans.gov
  • If you are a new participant in the Federal Direct Loan program, you must complete a Master Promissory Note (MPN); you may now complete the MPN using the Radford University School Code which is: 00373200 at https://studentloans.gov

Parent PLUS Loans – Instructions for Parent Loan for Dependent Student

  • Go to https://studentloans.gov
  • Logon using the Parent’s FSA ID and password
  • Complete the Parent PLUS loan application online.
  • If approved, complete the Parent PLUS MPN online.

*Please note, if you are denied a Parent PLUS loan, your dependent child may be eligible for additional Unsubsidized Direct Loans.

Graduate PLUS Loans – Instructions for Graduate Student PLUS Loan

  • Go to https://studentloans.gov
  • Logon using the students FSA ID and password
  • Complete the Graduate PLUS loan application online.
  • If approved, complete the Graduate PLUS MPN online.
  • If you plan to request a Private Education Loan, when you submit your application use the Radford University School Code which is: 00373200

Payment of all current charges is required before the beginning of each semester. The payment deadline for the Fall 2019 semester is Wednesday, August 14, 2019.