Financial Aid eForms
Once you have completed the online financial aid application, the CR financial aid office may request additional documents before your eligibility can be determined for some types of aid. Financial aid documents must be submitted electronically through eForms.
For help in navigating eForms, view the EFORMS TUTORIAL
Log in to WebAdvisor and check ‘myFinAid’ to see if there are any required documents missing. If applicable, there will be a link to each required eForm (eForms login page tip: click on the Google icon and use your student email login info). Also watch for emails in your student email account regarding any new requirements or status updates.
Use the links below to access optional eForms. For help in navigating eForms, refer to the FAQ below or view the EFORMS TUTORIAL (eForms login page tip: click on the Google icon and use your student email login info)
Additional Documents – to submit follow up documentation or other miscellaneous documents that you wish to submit.
Release of Information – to give permission for us to share your financial aid information with someone other than you
Dependency Status Review – to request to be an Independent Student for financial aid
Dependency Status Update – to renew your Independent status for a future year after prior approval
Direct Loan Application – to request a student loan (additional details and steps to apply for a loan)
Direct Loan Change Request – to request a change or cancel an existing loan
Financial Aid Cancellation – to cancel some or all of your financial aid awards (if you are cancelling a loan ONLY, use the Direct Loan Change Request form)
Most forms are due prior to your last date of attendance for the academic year. However, the following term-specific forms are due before your last date of attendance for the term: SAP Appeals and term-specific Loan Requests.
Please allow 2-5 days after submitting an eForm for it to show as 'received' in myFinAid. Your file will be reviewed when all requested documents have been received. Files are reviewed in the order they were completed and the review process may take 2-4 weeks.
Feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or need assistance!
Frequently Asked Questions:
Please allow 1-2 weeks for financial aid staff to review your submitted eForm. Students can check the activity section of eForms to see if their eForm was successfully submitted. Please refer to page 14 of the eForm tutorial for more information on checking the status of a submitted eForm.
Once financial aid staff have reviewed your eForm, it will be marked as received in the students’ myFinAid.
If there is an issue with the eForm, it will be returned to the student’s eForm inbox and an email notification will be sent to the students email. The student will be provided a link in their student email to access their returned eForm or they can log back into eforms and access their inbox. The returned eForm can be corrected and resubmitted. Please refer to page 15 of the eForms tutorial for more information on returned eForms.
If you have submitted a eForm you may not be able to resubmit the same form again unless this form has been returned to your eForm inbox. Some eForms may only be submitted once, other eForms may be submitted multiple times.
Please note, it takes 1-2 weeks for your submitted eForm to be marked as received in your myFinAid.
If you are being asked to submit additional documentation to an accepted eForm, you may be asked to use the MISC. eForm or the Additional Documents eForm for submitting additional information. Please refer to your myFinAid for more information on which eForms you need to submit.
If you made a mistake on a submitted eForm and would like to make a correction, please contact us using your student email at: email@example.com