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 at www.ed.gov:
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) (US Department of Education Website)

PDF forms and pages on Amherst.edu:

Business/Farm Supplement, 2019-2020

Business/Farm Supplement, 2020-2021

Non-Custodial Parent Waiver Petition

Tax Filing Requirements and Proper Filing Status - 2017 (PDF and printable version)

Tax Filing Requirements and Proper Filing Status - 2017 (Webpage version)


Award Information


Notes Concerning Your Financial Aid Award, 2019-20 (PDF and printable version)

Word document icon  Notes Concerning Your Financial Aid Award, 2019-20 (Microsoft Word .doc for screen-reader access)

  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 2019-2020 Academic Year (Webpage version)

  Fees for the 2019-2020 Academic Year (PDF and printable version)


International Students 

2020-2021

  International Certification of Finances, 2020-2021 (required of international students admitted who will not be applying for financial aid for the 2020-2021 school year)

   International Business Farm Supplement, 2020-2021 (required of all international aid applicants whose parents own an interest in a business, 2020-2021 school year)

  International Student Financial Aid Application (ISFAA) 2020-2021  (used by applicants from Iran who cannot complete the CSS Profile)

  International Student Rental Income Form, 2020-2021 (required of all international aid applicants whose parents own an interest in rental property, 2020-2021 school year)

2019-2020

  International Certification of Finances, 2019-2020 (required of international students admitted who will not be applying for financial aid for the 2019-2020 school year)

   International Business Farm Supplement, 2019-2020 (required of all international aid applicants whose parents own an interest in a business, 2019-2020 school year)

  International Student Financial Aid Application (ISFAA) 2019-2020  (used by applicants from Iran who cannot complete the CSS Profile)

  International Student Rental Income Form, 2019-2020 (required of all international aid applicants whose parents own an interest in rental property, 2019-2020 school year)


Federal Verification Forms

2019-2020

 Dependent Student Verification Worksheet, 2019-2020

 High School Completion, Identity, and Statement of Educational Purpose, 2019-2020


2020-2021

 Dependent Student Verification Worksheet, 2020-2021

 High School Completion, Identity, and Statement of Educational Purpose, 2020-2021


Miscellaneous Forms

Financial Aid Appeal Form

 Federal Work-Study Program Off-Campus Application

  Independent Student Supplement

  Monthly Income/Expense Statement

  Request for Scholarship - Health

Sibling Enrollment Form 2019-20, 2nd Notice

  Study Away Budget Sheet

  Parent Non-Tax Filing Statement, 2018

  Parent Non-Tax Filing Statement, 2017

  Student Non-Tax Filing Statement, 2018

  Student Non-Tax Filing Statement, 2017

  Student Income Contribution Appeal, 2019-20


Parent Loans

External Website: PLUS Master Promissory Note On-Line

 PLUS Loan Memorandum, 2019-2020


Student Loans

 Student Loan Chart, 2019-20

Student Loan Request Form

Federal Direct Stafford Loans:

External Website: Direct Loan Entrance Interview (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 Billing Information: Student Accounts Office

External Website: Finaid! The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid

 


This page was last updated October 1, 2019.