Financial Aid Checklist

Follow These Steps to Get Started with Financial Aid 

Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

  • Submit your FAFSA.
  • In order to avoid delays in processing your aid, the U.S. Department of Education must receive your FAFSA by March 1 every year financial aid is needed.

Apply for Law School Admission and Scholarships

Confirm Attendance

  • Complete and return your Admission Acceptance Agreement and Scholarship Agreement, and pay the confirmation deposit.

Review the Financial Aid Award Notification Package

  • You will receive a Financial Aid Award letter once your FAFSA has been processed and you have confirmed your attendance at the law school.

Confirm Acceptance of Federal Student Aid

  • Complete Entrance Counseling and sign the Master Promissory Note (MPN) for the Direct Unsubsidized Loans at

Submit School of Law Work Request Form, if Applicable

  • If you desire part-time employment, the School of Law must receive, and the dean must approve, a School of Law Work Request Form for each semester you want to work. 

Submit Federal Work Study Employment Application, if Applicable

  • If you desire part-time employment, submit a Work Study Application on the university's Human Resources website. The School of Law will not secure employment for you and a position is not guaranteed.

Notify the School of Law of any Outside Scholarships

Complete Financial Check-In

Log in to ASIST located at and complete financial check-in each semester.