Financial Aid FAQ for Graduates
Admission and Financial Aid
Do I have to apply for loans every year? When are the deadlines?
Yes. The deadlines are posted each year in the Financial Aid Application Guide.
What are the common mistakes students make while applying for financial aid?
Some of the common mistakes are made while completing the FAFSA
- Not applying early enough
- Not reading the instructions
- Not using the legal name as shown on the Social Security Card
- Not using the correct Social Security number
Once I have filed my Free Application for Federal Student Aid ( FAFSA), how do I know it has been processed and the Graziadio School will receive the results?
You can verify your FAFSA status by reviewing your Student Aid Report (SAR) at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Make sure that Pepperdine University (school code - 001264) is one of the schools listed. Questions about FAFSA processing can be directed to the Federal Student Aid Information Center at 800.433.3243.
How can I correct my Student Aid Report (SAR)?
Students can correct the FAFSA information at www.fafsa.gov. To ensure that the updated information is received, contact the financial aid office.