Receiving Your Award
Financial Aid Award
Once your financial aid offer has been prepared, you will receive an email notification with your Financial Aid Offer. Please take a moment to figure out your budgetary needs.
First-time borrowers will also need to complete the following:
Master promissory notes -The first time you are awarded loans as part of your financial aid package, you will need to sign a master promissory note (MPN) in order for your loans to disburse. All MPNs should be signed online before the beginning of the fall semester.
- Health Professions Student Loan: Please go to the ECSI website
- William D. Ford Federal Direct Loans: Please go to studentloans.gov and sign in to Manage My Direct Loan to access your MPN.
- Entrance Counseling Interview - Must be completed before the start of the fall semester to ensure loan disbursement for all first-time borrowers. All students must complete a one-time loan entrance counseling session online before any federal loan money can be disbursed. This should be done online at studentloans.gov in conjunction with the signing of the loan promissory notes.