Financial Aid Forms

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First Year and Transfer Applicants

Web forms external to the Amherst College Website:

College Board web forms at www.collegeboard.org:
CSS PROFILE Form (College Board Website)

US Department of Education Information and web forms:
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) (US Department of Education Website)

PDF forms and pages on Amherst.edu:

Business/Farm Supplement, 2022-2023

Non-Custodial Parent Waiver Petition

Tax Filing Requirements and Proper Filing Status - 2020 (PDF and printable version)

Tax Filing Requirements and Proper Filing Status - 2020 (Webpage version)


Award Information

  Disclosures Required by Federal Law and Further Information

Word document icon  Disclosures Required by Federal Law and Further Information (Microsoft Word .doc for screen-reader access)

“Amherst Only” Financial Aid (Webpage version)

  “Amherst Only” Financial Aid (PDF and printable version)

Fees for the 2022-2023 Academic Year (Webpage version)

 Fees for the 2022-2023 Academic Year (PDF and printable version)


International Students 

2022-2023

  International Student Financial Aid Application (ISFAA), 2022-2023

  International Business Farm Supplement, 2022-2023 (required of all international aid applicants whose parents own an interest in a business, 2022-2023 school year)

  International Student Rental Income Form, 2022-2023 (required of all international aid applicants whose parents own an interest in rental property, 2022-2023 school year)

  International Certification of Finances, 2022-2023 (required of international students admitted who will not be applying for financial aid for the 2022-2023 school year)

Federal Verification Forms

2022-2023
 
 

Miscellaneous Forms

Financial Aid Appeal Form

Federal Work-Study Program Off-Campus Application

  Independent Student Supplement

  Monthly Income/Expense Statement

  Request for Scholarship - Health

  Study Away Budget Sheet

  Non-Tax Filing Statement, 2020 

Student Income Contribution Appeal Form


Parent Loans

External Website: PLUS Loan Application

External Website: PLUS Master Promissory Note On-Line

PLUS Loan Memorandum 2022-2023


Student Loans

Student Loan Chart 2022-23

Student Loan Request Form 2022-23

Information regarding student loans for the 2022-23 academic year will be posted as soon as interest rate and loan origination fee information is available from the Department of Education.

Federal Direct Stafford Loans:

External Website: Direct Loan Entrance Counseling (required of all first time Direct Loan borrowers)

External Website: Direct Loan Master Promissory Note

Amherst College Loans:

  Amherst Student Loan Application Disclosure Statement

Exit Counseling:

External Website: Direct Loan Exit Counseling (required of all graduating borrowers)

Student Loan Exit Counseling Memorandum


Other Helpful Links

Student Emergency Fund

Student Billing Information: Student Accounts Office

External Website: Finaid! The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid

External Website: The U.S. Department of Education College Affordability and Transparency Center

 


This page was last updated May 26, 2022.