You will receive an email from the financial aid office once your financial aid award offer is available for you to view online. Once you receive this email, please follow these steps to accept/decline your financial aid offer:
- Login to Banner Self-Service
- Click "Financial Aid"
- Click "Award"
- Click "Award for Aid Year"
- Select aid year
- Click "Terms and Conditions"
- Accept Terms and Conditions
- Click "Accept Award Offer"
- Then accept/decline aid offered
With the exemption of Federal Stafford loans, if you decline your financial it is not guaranteed that that same aid will be made available to you at a later date.
Although there is no deadline to accept the aid offered to you, UTHSC can cancel any award offered after 30 days have passed since the initial email notification.
If there is an external scholarship/grant/resource that you will be receiving that is not already listed on your financial aid award letter, please notify our office by listing that resource on the "Resources/Additional Information" link in Banner Financial Aid Self-Service
If any award need adjusted as a result of a reduction of your cost of attendance and/or additional resources being added, you will receive an email notifying you of your revised financial aid.