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Financial Aid and Scholarships

Your Steps-to-Aid Checklist

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Follow these steps to apply for Financial Aid at UNF.

#1 - Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) 

Complete the FAFSA online at fafsa.ed.gov and enter UNF's school code: 009841

4-7 business days later, the Office of Student Financial Aid will receive a copy of your FAFSA

Pro Tip: Complete your Master Promissory Note at studentaid.gov/mpn/

#2 - Fulfill Financial Aid Document Requirements

Access your financial aid information via myWings by logging in at mywings.unf.edu.

Current myWings view:

  • Click Financial Aid tile
  • Select Financial Aid Requirements
  • Select the appropriate Aid Year from the dropdown menu and click "Submit"
  • View the list of required documents in the Student Requirements tab
  • Please upload verification documents via your myWings account

New myWings view:

  • Choose Student on side menu.
  • Select Student Resources, and then Banner Self Service
  • Select the Financial Aid tab
  • Click Eligibility 
  • Choose Student Requirements

#3 - Office of Financial Aid Processes Students' Required Documents

The Office of Student Financial Aid will process received documents within 3-5 days.

Osprey Tip: Check your UNF email and myWings account often for financial aid status alerts.

#4 - Accept Your UNF and Federal Financial Aid

Log in to myWings and follow these steps:

Current myWings view:

  • Select the Financial Aid tile
  • Choose Financial Aid Awards
  • Select the appropriate Aid Year and click "Submit"
  • Select the Accept Award Offer tab
  • Click the dropdown next to each award to accept
  • Click "Submit Decision"
  • Review Financial Aid Award Status

New myWings view:

  • Choose Student on side menu.
  • Select Student Resources, and then Banner Self Service
  • Select the Financial Aid tab
  • Click Award
  • Choose Award by Aid Year
  • Select the Accept Award Offer tab
  • Click the dropdown next to each award to accept
  • Click "Submit Decision"
  • Review Financial Aid Award Status

#5 - Setup Direct Deposit If Expecting A Refund

Financial aid refunds are disbursed approximately two weeks after the first day of class.*

To sign up for direct deposit, access myWings and follow these steps:

Current myWings view:

  • Click My UNF Bill tile
  • On UNF Bill Overview page, click "Sign Up" under the "Sign up for direct deposit refunds" section
  • Complete Agreement and select "Continue"
  • Enter your banking account information and select "Continue"

New myWings view:

  • Choose Student on side menu
  • Select My Bill
  • Choose Sign Up under "Sign up for direct deposit refunds!" 
  • Complete Agreement and select "Continue"
  • Enter your banking account information and select "Continue"

*Your individual disbursement date may be later depending on the status of your financial aid file