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Once we begin awarding (typically, mid-February), you can expect an email notification prompting you to check your student portal.  

Packaging is done when your file is complete. After all requirements are satisfied aid will be packaged within 1-2 business daysPlease see additional packaging timelines below for awards that are not automatically packaged. 

Automatically packaged award offers (based on your FAFSA eligibility), typically consist of: 

  • Federal Grants: Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)
  • State Grants and/or Scholarships:
    • Choose Ohio First
    • Nurse Education Assistance Loan Program (NEALP)
    • Ohio College Opportunity Grant (OCOG)
    • Ohio Education and Training Voucher Program
    • Ohio War Orphans Scholarship
    • Ohio Safety Officers College Memorial Fund
    • Ohio Third Frontier Internship Program
  • College Work Study: If selected on your FAFSA application

Non-packaged award offers, typically consist of: 

  • Institutional Scholarships (separate application is also required): Click here to access the online scholarship application and additional information.
    • Award notifications will be mailed from May to October each year for the priority awarding period.  Students will receive an initial award letter by mail, changes in your award package will result in an email.
    • Students who have applied for scholarships will receive an email confirmation. Changes to the status of that application will result in an email within 90 days of submission. Students should check their MyTri-C Space account for the status of the scholarship application.
    • Students who have applied for scholarships and have not been awarded will receive a notice by email. Student should check their My Tri-C Space account for the status of the scholarship application or login to your application
  • Private Loans/Scholarships: separate application to the lender or donor of your choice is required.
  • Federal Direct Stafford Loans (separate application is also required) Subsidized, Unsubsidized: To apply for a loan, complete the loan request form in your student portal. The link is located under Financial Aid Requirements, only if a loan has been awarded.
    • Allow 1-2 business days for your application to be received. You should expect to see an award offer in your portal within 3-5 business days if the application is approved.
  • PLUS Loans (separate application is also required): If interested, you will need to contact the Financial Aid Office and we will add the link in the student portal.
    • Allow 1-2 business days for your application to be received. You should expect to see an award offer in your portal within 3-5 business days if the application is approved.

Federal grants and Institutional scholarships are auto accepted. Loan requests must be completed if loans are offered.

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Last updated: 2020-03-30 09:12 AM 2315-1545740
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