Listed below are some of the forms and applications used by The University of Iowa Office of Student Financial Aid. Please check that you are selecting forms for the appropriate summer or academic year period.
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Applying for Financial Aid
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)--This form must be completed by U.S. students who are applying for financial aid awarded by the Office of Student Financial Aid.
Iowa Verification Form (IVF)--The IVF is required to complete your financial aid application. It is available on ISIS after The University of Iowa receives the information from your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). For further instructions on how to obtain this form and information on other required forms, go to our Application Process web page.
Summer Financial Aid Application--This form must be completed by students applying for financial aid for the summer session. Students must be registered for their summer classes before completing this form.
Winter Financial Aid Application--This form must be completed by students applying for financial aid for the winter session and will be available in mid-November 2014. Students must be registered for their winter class before completing this form.
Aid Adjustment Form --Complete this form if you are requesting that your financial aid be reduced or cancelled or if you are receiving financial aid from your academic department and/or a source outside of the University of Iowa.
Changes in Enrollment Hours and/or Residency Status Form--Complete this form if you are changing your enrollment hours or residency status since submitting your Iowa Verification Form (IVF).
If you feel you have unusual or special circumstances or if additional expenses are incurred that could affect your or your family's ability to contribute to your college education, view our Special Circumstances web page.
Master Promissory Note (MPN) for Federal Direct Loans--Complete this promissory note after you have been awarded a Federal Direct Loan. This is not an application for a loan.
Master Promissory Note (MPN) for Federal Perkins, Nursing, and Health Professions Loans--Complete this promissory note after you have been awarded a Federal Perkins, Nursing, or Health Professions Loan. This is not an application for a loan.
PLUS (Parent) Loan Request--Parents of dependent students must complete this request form each academic year, winter, or summer if they want to accept the PLUS loan that was offered on their student's award notification letter. Be sure to complete the form for the loan period in which you are borrowing.
Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal Form--This form allows students to explain circumstances that prevented them from meeting SAP requirements.
Release of Information--This form is for students to provide authorization for the UI Office of Student Financial Aid to speak or correspond with another person/agency about their financial aid.
TEACH Grant Application--This form is for College of Education students to apply for TEACH Grant Funds.
Submitting Scholarship Checks--Complete this form and submit it, with the scholarship check, to the Office of Student Financial Aid.
Employers of Off-Campus Work-Study Students
(Microsoft Word Documents)
Off-Campus Work-Study Appointment Request--Use this form to start the hiring process for a work-study employee.
Rate of Pay Increase--Use this form to increase the hourly rate of pay for a work-study employee.
Termination Request--Use this form to terminate the employment of a work-study employee.