Financial Aid

Image1AFinancial Aid Forms

You may be required to submit additional documents to complete your financial aid application.  Below are links to the forms which you may view or download

Please print, sign and send the completed forms to the Financial Aid Office.  Click here for contact information.

1)       Anticipated Resources

Use this form to report actual or estimated resources you will be receiving, such as contract payments, voc. rehab payments, tuition waivers, or external scholarships.  Failure to report resources may result in an over-award, creating an account balance for the student.

Download: Anticipated Resources 1415.pdf

Download: Anticipated Resources 1314.pdf

2)       Assets Worksheet

The following form may be requested during the verification process to verify asset information (i.e. checking, savings, investements) for students that report little or no income. Please do not submit this form to the Financial Aid Office unless requested by a Financial Aid Counselor.

Download: Assets.pdf

3)      Excessive Credits Worksheet

The following form is specifically for suspended students who have exceeded the maximum allowable amount of credits required for their degree plan. Please complete the attached form with your academic advisor.

Download: Excessivecredits.pdf

4)       FAFSA on the Web Worksheet

Use this FAFSA worksheet prior to completing your FAFSA on the web.  This form follows the FAFSA on the web, which will allow you to transfer information to the online application, available after January 1, 2014.  DO NOT MAIL THIS WORKSHEET TO FAFSA.

Go to: http://studentaid.ed.gov/sites/default/files/2014-15-fafsa-worksheet.pdf

5)       FERPA – Release of Information to Designated 3rd Party

Use this form to authorize release of Financial Aid information to a specific, designated 3rd party.  We are unable to release information to anyone without the written permission of the student.

Download: FERPA Form

6)       Financial Aid Appeal Request Form

Use this form to request reinstatement of financial aid after you have been suspended from Financial Aid for not making Satisfactory Academic Progress.  You must also attach a letter, and supporting documentation to have your request considered.

Download: Financial Aid Appeal Request Form.pdf

7)       Income/Expense Verification Form

The following form may be requested during the verification process to verify income and expenses for students that report little or no income.  Please do not submit this form to the Financial Aid Office unless requested by a Financial Aid Counselor.

Download: Income/Expense Verification Form.pdf

8)         In-School Deferment Form

Submit this form to the HPU Registrar's Office to defer loans borrowed at previous institutions.

Download: In-School Deferment Form                       Download: Military Deferment Form

9)       Loan Exit Interview

Please click the link below to view instructions and complete online Loan Exit Counseling.  Loan Exit Counseling is required of ALL federal loan borrowers who are filing a Petition to Graduate, leaving HPU, or dropping below half-time attendance (summer session excluded).

Download: Loan Exit Counseling

10)       Military Benefits Form

The Military Benefits form must be completed by every student who is affiliated with the military and may receive BAS or COLA benefits.  Please complete this form and return it to the financial aid office in order to be reviewed for financial aid.

Download: Military Benefits Form 2014-2015

Download: Military Benefits Form 2013-2014

11)       Military Supplemental Form

The Military Supplemental form must be completed by every student who is affiliated with the military. Please complete this form and return it to the financial aid office in order to be reviewed for financial aid.

Note: Use Military Benefits Form for 2014-2015

Download: Military Supplemental Form 2013-2014

12)     No FAFSA Form

This form is used by students who are ineligible to file, or are waiving their right to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), but will be working with the Financial Aid Office on other financing, including, but not limited to alternative loans.

Download: No FAFSA.pdf

13)      Nursing Loan Documents

Beginning December 11, 2013, students who have been awarded a Perkins or Nursing Loan must complete the Perkins or Nursing Loan documents online using the secure ACS Education Service website. To link to the website, please follow the instructions listed below:

  1. Log in to your Pipeline account.
  2. Click on "Financial Aid Status" (My Quick Links).
  3. Click on the Financial Aid Status box.
  4. Select Aid Year.
  5. Click on "Student Requirements".
  6. Click on any Perkins or Nursing Loan requirement to link to the ACS site.

14)      Perkins Loan Documents

Beginning December 11, 2013, students who have been awarded a Perkins or Nursing Loan must complete the Perkins or Nursing Loan documents online using the secure ACS Education Service website. To link to the website,  please follow the instructions listed below:

  1. Log in to your Pipeline account.
  2. Click on "Financial Aid Status" (My Quick Links).
  3. Click on the Financial Aid Status box.
  4. Select Aid Year.
  5. Click on "Student Requirements".
  6. Click on any Perkins or Nursing Loan requirement to link to the ACS site.

15)      PLUS Loan Authorization Form

By signing and returning this form, Parents are authorizing HPU to release excess funds from your parent PLUS loan to your son or daughter.  This form must be renewed each academic year.

Download: Plus Loan Authorization Form 2014-2015 will be available soon

Download: Plus Loan Authorization Form 2013-2014

16)     Question #23

Applicants who did not answer question# 23 on their Student Aid Report need to report this information. Use this worksheet to help answer question# 23 and for further instructions on how to report your updated answer.

Download: Question #23 Worksheet.pdf (14-15)

Download: Question #23 Worksheet.pdf (13-14)

17)     Revision Request Form

Use this form to make any changes to your current financial aid award, such as increasing or decreasing loans, increasing or decreasing your enrollment, changing your grade level, etc.  This form can be faxed, mailed, or attached to an email and sent to the Financial Aid Office.

Download: Revision Request Form.pdf

18)     Use Authorization Form for Excess Financial Aid Funds

This form allows HPU to apply excess funds from one semester to another.

Download: Authorization to Use Excess From Financial Aid Funds.pdf

19)     Verification: Dependent Worksheet

Some financial aid applications are selected for review in a process called "Verification". In this process, our financial aid office will compare information from your application with 2014-2015 Verification Worksheets, IRS tax transcripts, W2's and other supporting documents. Please complete the appropriate Verification Worksheet and send the required documents to our office.

The Department of Education now requires that IRS tax return transcripts (NOT tax returns) be submitted for verification. Please click here for instructions on how to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (IRS DRT) or request a transcript from the IRS.

2014-2015 Dependent Worksheets

Download: V1 Dependent Standard Verification

Download: V3 Dependent Child Support Verification

Download: V4 Dependent Custom Verification

Download: V5 Dependent Aggregate Verification

Download: V6 Dependent Household Resources  

2013-2014  Dependent Worksheets

Download: V1 Dependent Standard Verification

Download: V2 Dependent SNAP Verification

Download: V3 Dependent Child Support Verification

Download: V4 Dependent Custom Verification

Download: V5 Dependent Aggregate Verification 

20)     Verification: Independent Worksheet

Some financial aid applications are selected for review in a process called "Verification". In this process, our financial aid office will compare information from your application with 2014-2015 Verification Worksheets, IRS tax transcripts, W2's and other supporting documents. Please complete the appropriate Verification Worksheet and send the required documents to our office.

The Department of Education now requires that tax return transcripts (NOT tax returns) be submitted for verification.  Please click here for instructions on how to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (IRS DRT) or request a transcript from the IRS.

2014-2015 Independent Worksheets

Download: V1 Independent Standard Verification

Download: V3 Independent Child Support Verification

Download: V4 Independent Custom Verification

Download: V5 Independent Aggregate Verification

Downloan: V6 Independent Household Resources

2013-2014 Independent Worksheets

Download: V1 Independent Standard Verification

Download: V2 Independent SNAP Verification

Download: V3 Independent Child Support Verification

Download: V4 Independent Custom Verification

Download: V5 Independent Aggregate Verification

21)     Summer Request Form

Students interested in receiving financial aid for summer should initial and sign the Summer Request Form and submit it to the Financial Aid Office along with a copy of your summer course schedules. 

Download: Summer Request Form 2014.

22)    Summer Parent PLUS Loan Extension Form

If you were a Parent PLUS loan borrower for 2013-14 and were awarded additional PLUS loan funds for the summer, a Parent PLUS Loan Extension Form may have been requested. 

Download: Summer Parent PLUS Loan Extension Form