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Using MyUH for Financial Aid - Award Information

 

Check your financial aid status


Steps to accepting your financial aid award offer

  1. Review the WCC Financial Aid Terms & Conditions (PDF)
  2. Check and Accept financial aid award(s)
  3. Other requirements to complete and satisfy

Financial Aid Disbursement Procedures:


How to Check your Financial Aid Status

  • Log on to your MyUH Services account
  • Click on the "View My Financial Aid Information" tile
  • My UH Services: Choose 'View My Finanial Aid Information'

  • Click on "My Overall Financial Aid Status"
  • Select the correct campus and the correct aid year and click "Submit"
  • This is a summary of your financial aid application for the school year. To view missing requirements or outstanding requirements we need in order to complete your application for financial aid, click on Box 1 Student Requirements. Complete the Student Requirements listed. Once you have completed all of the "unsatisfied requirements", please allow at least three weeks before the WCC Financial Aid Office works on your file and "officially" awards you financial aid.

Overall Status of Finanical Aid Screenshot. 1. Student Requirements 2. Cost of Attendance 3. Awarded

How to Check and Accept Financial Aid Award(s)

  • Log on to your MyUH Services account
  • Click on the "View My Financial Aid Information" tile
  • My UH Services: Choose 'View My Finanial Aid Information'

  • Click on "My Overall Financial Aid Status"
  • Select the correct campus and the correct aid year and click "Submit"
  • This is a summary of your financial aid application and award(s) for the school year. To view and accept your financial aid award(s), click on box 3 labeled "Awarded."
  • Overall Status of Finanical Aid Screenshot. 1. Student Requirements 2. Cost of Attendance 3. Awarded

  • You should read thoroughly the WCC Financial Aid Terms & Conditions before you accept any awards, and if you have any questions, please call our office (808) 235-7449 or email us at wccfao@hawaii.edu.
  • Click on "Accept Award Offer"

Displayed tabs: General Information, Award Overview, Resources/Additional Information, Accept Award Offer

Click on each of the tabs to view your financial aid award details for this aid year. If you have questions regarding your award, please contact the Financial Aid Office.

Select Another Aid Year

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Check Active Messages

If you have active messages from Financial Aid Services, you will see the link in your "My Overall Financial Aid Status" Screen:

This is a summary of your financial aid information for the specified aid year. To obtain greater detail about any of the following summary statements, click the corresponding link.

You have unsatisfied student requirements for this aid year.
Your estimated cost of attendance is $26,066.00.
You have been awarded financial aid which totals $16,642.00.
Based on your academic transcript, the status of your academic progress is Eligible as of XXXXXX.
You have financial aid credits which appear within your account summary.
You have active messages.
View your financial aid history.

Reminder: It is your responsibility to periodically check student requirements and active messages for any updates to your financial aid status. All correspondence will be done via your hawaii.edu email account.


Completing the Student Loan Process

If this is the FIRST time you are borrowing a Federal Direct Student Loan from WCC, you need to complete TWO things. The first is the Direct Loan Entrance Counseling, and the second is the Master Promissory Note (MPN).

If you have previously borrowed a Federal Direct Student Loan from WCC, all you need to do is complete the Direct Loan Entrance Counseling.

For detailed information about the different types of loan(s) offered to you, please read the WCC Direct Loan Information Guide


Completing the Direct Loan Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note (MPN)

  • Log on to your MyUH Services account
  • Click on the "View My Financial Aid Information" tile
  • My UH Services: Choose 'View My Finanial Aid Information'

  • Click on "My Overall Financial Aid Status"
  • Select the correct campus and the correct aid year and click "Submit"
  • Click on Box 1 Student Requirements
  • Overall Status of Finanical Aid Screenshot. 1. Student Requirements 2. Cost of Attendance 3. Awarded

  • Click on the "Unsatisfied Requirements" tab
  • Complete the Direct Loan Entrance Counseling AND the Master Promissory Note (MPN) if you are required to do both (see the section on "Completing the Student Loan Process" for more information.
  • The links in your MyUH Services will take you to a website, studentloans.gov
  • Click on "Log In" and sign in with your Federal Student Aid (FSA) username and password. If you are experiencing technical issues logging into the website, please call 1-800-557-7394.

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  • For more information on Student Loan programs click here Direct Subsidized and Direct Unsubsidized Loans.
  • Complete the Direct Loan Entrance Counseling. Please remember to click on the "Submit" button once you have completed the counseling session and be sure to get a confirmation message that you have successfully completed the Direct Loan Entrance Counseling.
  • Complete the Direct Loan Master Promissory Note. You will need to provide TWO references on the MPN (names, addresses and telephone numbers). Please remember to click on the "Submit" button once you have completed the MPN and be sure to get a confirmation message that you have successfully completed the MPN.
  • IMPORTANT: If you borrowed a Federal Direct Stafford Loan from WCC on or after 7/1/10, all you need to do to complete the loan process is the Direct Loan Entrance Counseling. If this is the first time you are borrowing a Federal Direct Stafford Loan through WCC, you must complete BOTH the Direct Loan Entrance Counseling and the Direct Loan Master Promissory Note (MPN).