Student Financial Aid

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    The priority deadline for application is March 1 of each year. We continue to process application after this deadline, but several types of aid funds are depleted due to limited funding. Award notices will be available online early April.

    •  2014-2015 PLUS Information

    June 1 will be the first date you may submit a PLUS application for the upcoming award year. Please select the 2014-2015 Award Year.


    The maximum number of equivalent full-time semesters a student is eligible to receive a Pell Grant is 12 semesters . 600% Pell Grant Lifetime Eligibility. NOTE: THE PELL LEU CANNOT BE APPEALED. You can log on to the National Student Loan Data System ( using your Federal Student Aid PIN and view your Lifetime Eligibility Used (LEU). The LEU can be found on the Financial Aid Review page.


    Verification is a process to confirm the information you provided on the FAFSA - Free Application  for Federal Student Aid. We are no longer allowed to accept a signed copy of a 1040 tax return form to complete the verification process. To document your tax return, you may: Use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to transfer 2013 tax data to your FAFSA , OR Request an IRS Tax Transcript at, OR you may call the IRS at 1-800-908-9946 to request a 2013 tax transcript.


    Financial aid awards must be accepted or declined through the MYU Web Portal. If you are accepting a loan award, additional requirements must be met. See your Missing Documents on MYU Web Portal.