The Office of Financial Aid begins notifying entering students of their Fall/Winter financial aid awards in March. Notification for continuing students begins in mid-May. (Award notification for the Spring and Summer terms typically begins in early April. Students admitted for Winter term receive financial aid awards on a rolling basis.)
You will receive an email alerting you that you have an Award Notice to view on Wolverine Access. You will log in to this password-protected site to manage your financial aid awards and student account throughout your University of Michigan career. Pages in this section describe how to find your Award Notice, how to accept, reduce, or decline your awards, the terms and conditions of your financial aid, how your financial aid will be issued to you, and how to find and understand your university bill.
|TIPS FOR MANAGING YOUR FINANCIAL AID
||Check your university umich email frequently.
||Keep your contact information up to date in Wolverine Access.
||Become familiar with the terms and conditions of your financial aid awards and the academic requirements for receiving financial aid.
||Advise us immediately if you receive additional aid that is not listed on your award notice.
||Make a budget and stick to it. For help with managing your finances, see the CashCourse website. (Visit here for more information about using the CashCourse website: www.finaid.umich.edu/
||Check your university student account frequently. For information about your bill or your student account, see the Student Financial Services website.
||Read the Office of Financial Aid's Required Reading. It will answer many of your questions.