Announcements

Service EMU

In-person advising is available at 268 Student Center.

    • Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
    • Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Please use the following contact information for Financial Aid, Student Business Services, and Records & Registration:

**Please have your Eastern ID number ready**

Fall Loan Deadline

The last day to apply for a federal student loan for the Fall 2022 semester is Friday, December 9th. 

Relief for Borrowers Who Need It Most

In addition to extending the pause on federal student loan repayment through December 31, 2022, President Biden announced a Loan Forgiveness Plan that could lead to up to $20,000 in debt cancellation for eligible borrowers. 

Students can log into studentaid.gov to apply through the new beta application.

Special Circumstances

If you or your family have experienced a change in income, life event, or other extenuating circumstances since filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and receiving your aid offer, please review and complete the Special Circumstance Request Form.

Need to submit additional documents to the Financial Aid Office?

Do you need to submit additional tax forms or other financial aid documents? Click Document Submission Form to submit directly to our office. You will need to sign in with your Net ID and password, complete, sign, and submit. Once you submit, you will receive an email confirmation.

*Forms received and intended for other departments will not be reviewed.*

Financial Aid Life Cycle - Your First Year

Applying for financial aid can be daunting. Here's a helpful tool to help you navigate the financial aid process at EMU!

Free Financial Guide for Students

CashCourse is your guide to making informed financial choices and is a free resource for students who would like to learn more about personal finance. Register for a free account to find your assignments and other financial tools and start taking charge of your money.

Do you have outstanding requirements?

You can check via your My.Emich account by following these steps:

  1. Log into my.emich.edu
  2. Locate the “Financial Aid and Bill Payment” card
  3. Click the Financial Aid Status link
  4. Select the correct aid year in the top right drop down menu
  5. Review Student Requirements
  6. Submit Unsatisfied Requirements

Processing Times

As of December 5, 2022, we are currently processing documents received on the dates below:

  • Entrance/Exit Counseling December 5
  • Documents December 5
  • Grad PLUS November 28
  • PLUS Loan Approval November 28
  • PLUS Denial Adjustments November 28
  • Private Loan Certification November 26
  • Verification November 28
  • Email responses: 3-5 business days

School Code: 002259