Financial Aid Forms

Please use caution when downloading forms. For financial aid during or after August 2020, refer to the 2020-2021 forms section. For all other matters please refer to the 2019-2020 forms section.

Required tax documents

Some documents are not found on our website. Learn how and where to request the correct tax documents.

Complete the FAFSA

The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) must be completed to receive federal student aid.

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2020-2021 Forms

Asset Information Worksheet 2020-2021

Used if you and/or your parents are required to report asset information for verification purposes

Child Support Paid 2020-2021

Report child support paid in 2018, if requested

Child Support Received 2020-2021

Report child support received in 2018, if requested

Clarification of Graduate or Senior Status Form

Clarify admission status, if requested. The FAFSA information indicated that you have received a bachelor's degree or that you will be a graduate student, but our records show you admitted as an undergraduate

Confirm Selective Service Registration 2020-2021

Verify selective service registration, if requested

Dislocated Worker or Displaced Homemaker Form 2020-2021

Verify your, your spouse's, or your parents' status as a dislocated worker or displaced homemaker, if requested

Identity and Statement of Educational Purpose 2020-2021

Use only one of the two pages linked here, depending on whether you are submitting this remotely or in our office.

Non-Filing Statement for Student 2020-2021

Confirm that the student did not and is not required to file a 2018 tax return.

Non-Filing Statement for Student's Spouse 2020-2021

Confirm that the student's spouse did not and is not required to file a 2018 tax return.

Non-Filing Statement for Parent(s) 2020-2021

Confirm that the student's parents did not and are not required to file a 2018 tax return.

Proof of Emancipated Minor or Legal Guardianship Status 2020-2021

Confirms your status as an Emancipated Minor, if requested.

Proof of Orphan/Foster Care/Ward of the Court Status 2020-2021

Confirms your status of no living parents, prior placement in foster care or prior Ward of the Court status.

Proof of Unaccompanied Student Status 2020-2021

Confirms your status as an unaccompanied student.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits Received 2020-2021

Report SNAP Benefits received by any member of student's household, if requested.

Unusual Enrollment History Appeal Form

Verification Worksheet - Dependent Student 2020-2021

If you have been selected for verification, the Office of Student Financial Aid needs more information to complete the processing of your financial aid. Information needed might be number in your family, number in college, various taxed and untaxed income questions, etc.

Verification Worksheet - Independent Student 2020-2021

If you have been selected for verification, the Office of Student Financial Aid needs more information to complete the processing of your financial aid. Information needed might be number in your family, number in college, various taxed and untaxed income questions, etc.

2019-2020 Forms

Adjustment to Direct Loan Request 2019-2020

Request for previously declined Stafford Loans as well as for Stafford Loan level progression for the Fall 2019 and/or Spring 2020 semesters.

Aid Cancellation Request 2019-2020

Form used to cancel all or portions of a student's financial aid award in the Fall 2019 and/or Spring 2020 semesters.

Appeal to Satisfactory Academic Progress 2019-2020

Students filing an appeal to Satisfactory Academic Progress must also complete an Academic Plan below

Appeal to Satisfactory Academic Progress - Academic Plan 2019-2020

Students filing an appeal to Satisfactory Academic Progress must complete the Academic Plan

Asset Information Worksheet 2019-2020

Used if you and/or your parents are required to report asset information for verification purposes

Bankruptcy, Default, Loan Over Limits

Change in Student Marital Status 2019-2020

Child Support Paid 2019-2020

Report child support paid in 2017, if requested

Child Support Received 2019-2020

Report child support received in 2017, if requested

Clarification of Graduate or Senior Status Form

Form used to clarify admission status. The FAFSA information indicated that you have received a bachelor's degree or that you will be a graduate student, but our records show you admitted as an undergraduate. 

Clarification of a Prior Degree Conflict 2019-2020

Clarify admission status, if requested. The FAFSA information indicated that you have received a bachelor's degree or that you will be a graduate student, but our records show you admitted as an undergraduate

Confirm Selective Service Registration 2019-2020

Verify selective service registration, if requested

Consortium Agreement 2019-2020

Complete this form if you are taking classes at another school

Direct Deposit of Aid Form 2019-2020

Any financial aid refunds from your student account may be deposited directly into your bank account by providing an authorization for Direct Deposit. You can also set this up electronically through your My.MissouriState account

Dislocated Worker or Displaced Homemaker Form 2019-2020

Verify your, your spouse's, or your parents' status as a dislocated worker or displaced homemaker, if requested

Exemption to Full-Time Enrollment Requirement for Graduating Seniors

Application for exemption to the full-time enrollment requirement for graduating seniors receiving University funded scholarships.

Exemption to Full-Time Enrollment Requirement for MOGO Recipients

Application for exemption to the full-time enrollment requirement for graduate students receiving the Missouri Outreach Graduate Opportunity Scholarship.

Graduate PLUS Loan Application 2019-2020

Identity and Statement of Educational Purpose 2019-2020

Use only one of the two pages linked here, depending on whether you are submitting this remotely or in our office.

Non-Filing Statement for Student 2019-2020

Confirm that the student did not and is not required to file a 2017 tax return.

Non-Filing Statement for Student's Spouse 2019-2020

Confirm that the student's spouse did not and is not required to file a 2017 tax return.

Non-Filing Statement for Parent(s) 2019-2020 

Confirm that the student's parents did not and are not required to file a 2017 tax return.

Parent PLUS Loan Application 2019-2020 - Credit Approved

Use this form to apply for a Parent Plus loan for the Fall 2019 and/or Spring 2020 semesters only if your credit check though StudentLoans.gov was approved.

Parent PLUS Loan Application 2019-2020 - Credit Denied

Use this form to apply for a Parent Plus loan for the Fall 2019 and/or Spring 2020 semesters only if your credit check though StudentLoans.gov was denied.

Private Tuition Payment Verification Form 2019-2020

Proof of Dependents 2019-2020

Confirms your financial support of dependents, if requested.

Proof of Emancipated Minor or Legal Guardianship Status 2019-2020

Confirms your status as an Emancipated Minor, if requested.

Proof of Orphan/Foster Care/Ward of the Court Status 2019-2020

Confirms your status of no living parents, prior placement in foster care or prior Ward of the Court status.

Proof of Unaccompanied Student Status 2019-2020

Confirms your status as an unaccompanied student.

Release of Information Authorization

A student may authorize the University to disclose education records that are otherwise protected under FERPA. The release form must be completed, signed, dated, and must specify the records to be disclosed and the identity of the recipient. Forms are accepted in person, from the student’s MSU email account or by mail or fax if the form is notarized.

Request to Reinstate Scholarship 2019-2020

Special Circumstance Worksheet - Dependent Student 2019-2020

Please refer to Special Circumstance Guidelines before completing this application. The deadline for submitting this and all supporting documents is March 31st, 2020.

Special Circumstance Worksheet - Independent Student 2019-2020

Please refer to Special Circumstance Guidelines before completing this application. Except for a change in student's marital status, the deadline for submitting this and all supporting documents is March 31st, 2020. For a change to a student's marital status, the deadline will vary depending on when the student attends. Please contact Student Financial Aid for more information.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits Received 2019-2020

Report SNAP Benefits received by any member of student's household, if requested.

TEACH Grant Application 2019-2020

Unusual Enrollment History Appeal Form

Verification Worksheet - Dependent Student 2019-2020

If you have been selected for verification, the Office of Student Financial Aid needs more information to complete the processing of your financial aid. Information needed might be number in your family, number in college, various taxed and untaxed income questions, etc.

Verification Worksheet - Independent Student 2019-2020

If you have been selected for verification, the Office of Student Financial Aid needs more information to complete the processing of your financial aid. Information needed might be number in your family, number in college, various taxed and untaxed income questions, etc.

Vocational Rehabilitation Documentation of Assistance 2019-2020