Publications & Forms

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Online Publications

2014-2015 Notification of Award Guide for Undergraduate Students
This guide covers everything students need to know about financial aid at the University of St. Thomas.

Financial Fit Worksheet
We designed this worksheet to help prospective students accurately compare college costs and financial aid offers. A personalized version of this worksheet is sent to applicants who have filed a 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Scholartips Newsletter
This e-newsletter published by the UST Financial Aid Office aggregates scholarship opportunities sponsored by outside organizations and agencies. Scholartips is updated monthly during the school year and emailed directly to current UST students.

Online Forms‌‌

2014-2015 Verification Worksheet for Dependent Students

This worksheet is for dependent students who have been selected for the verification process. Students who are required to provide parental information when filing their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) should use this form.

2014-2015 Verification Worksheet for Dependent Students

2014-2015 Verification Worksheet for Independent Students

This worksheet is for independent students who have been selected for the verification process. Students who are required to provide only student (and spouse, if applicable) information when filing their FAFSA should use this form.

2014-2015 Verification Worksheet for Independent Students

Outside Aid Information Form

Please use this form to notify the Undergraduate Financial Aid Office of any scholarships or awards you have received from sources outside the University of St. Thomas. Include scholarships, vocational rehabilitation, tuition reimbursement and other similar awards.

Outside Aid Information Form

Federal Direct Parent PLUS Application/Credit Authorization

A Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan is an excellent option for families who need to borrow beyond the Federal Direct Loan limits. This low-interest loan can be used by parents to borrow on behalf of dependent undergraduates. A credit check is required and performed by the U.S. Department of Education.

Federal Direct Parent PLUS Application/Credit Authorization

Private Education Loan Student Self-Certification Form

The Private Education Loan Student Self-Certification Form is a required step in the application process for a private student loan. This form must be completed by the student and returned to the lender before the loan can be scheduled for disbursement to the school. 

Private Education Loan Student Self-Certification Form

Credit Balance Authorization Form (Business Office)

Students who are expecting a refund for financial aid funds can request the Business Office hold the surplus on their student account to pay charges for a future term. This form should be returned to the Business Office to be processed.

Credit Balance Authorization Form (Business Office)

Title IV Authorization Form

According to federal regulations the University of St. Thomas Business Office is required to have signed authorization from you in order to use Title IV Federal Financial Aid funds to pay charges other than tuition, fees, room and board (if applicable).  Some examples of other charges would be express card charges, health insurance, parking charges, or finance charges.  This authorization form is valid for the entire period in which you are enrolled.  You may rescind this authorization by contacting the Business Office and completing a new authorization form anytime.