Student Responsibilites

  • You must be aware of and comply with the deadlines for application or reapplication for financial aid.
  • You must complete all application forms accurately and in its entirety and must submit them by the required deadline.
  • You must provide correct information. In some instances, misreporting information on financial aid application is a violation of the law and may be considered a criminal offense that could result in indictment under the U.S. Criminal Code.
  • You must complete and return all additional documentation, verification documents, corrections, and/or new information requested by either the Financial Aid Office or the agency to which you submitted your application.
  • You are responsible for reading and understanding all forms that you are asked to sign and for keeping copies of said forms.
  • You must accept responsibility for all agreements that you sign.
  • You must be aware of your school's refund policies.
  • All schools must provide information to prospective students about the school's programs and performance. You should consider this information carefully before deciding to attend a school.
  • A student is required to notify the College of Medicine’s Financial Aid Office when any financial aid is awarded from sources not previously known or recommended by the Office.
  • You must inform the Financial Aid Office of any changes in financial or family circumstances that occur after submission of application documents. You must also notify the Financial Aid Office of any changes in address or marital status.
  • When an award recommendation is received, students must decline any award not wanted or needed in writing.
  • Students should restrict their student loan borrowing to those amounts that are absolutely necessary to begin or continue in medical school.