Financial Aid Process
Financial Aid Checklist: Things to note when
applying for Financial Aid.
Apply for Admission to
BGSU: All federal student aid recipients must be admitted to the
University as a degree-seeking student.
How your Financial Aid Eligibility is
Calculated: How much aid you receive is based on your FAFSA and
other factors. The Financial
Aid Estimator provides an estimate of potential financial
Cost of Attendance
Estimates: Estimated cost of attendance for undergraduate
students. The Net Price Calculator (BG
campus) provides cost and award estimates based on prior year
your Financial Aid: Student Financial Aid uses the data reported
on your FAFSA to determine the specific combination of grants, loans
and other aid offered to you.
Changes in your Aid Package: A summary of
the factors that may affect your financial aid package.
"Disbursement" to your Bursar Account: Once finalized,
your financial aid is applied to your bursar account.
Satisfactory Academic Progress: Maintaining academic progress is a requirement for receiving aid.