Friday, March 9, 2018

Avoid verification problems

1. Double check your FAFSA 2. Use the IRS Data Retrieval 3. Stay on top of communication from Financial Aid 4. Prepare your paperwork correctly & completely 5. Respond Quickly 6. Get Help

Friday, September 29, 2017

3 FAFSA Deadlines You Must Be Aware of 2018-2019

1.  The College:  April 15, 2018

2.  The State:  Jan 16, 2018

3.  The Federal:  June 30, 2019

Note:  By submitting your FAFSA form late, you might be forfeiting big money that can help you pay for college.

 Fill out the 2018-2019 FAFSA after October 1.  Don’t forget to follow-up with your ETSU Email, GoldLink, or with the Office of Financial Aid. “  Need Help?

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

What to Do If You Can't Afford Your Student Loan Payments

  • Change your payment due date. 

  • Change your repayment plan. 

  • Consolidate your loans.
Simply Can't make the payments?  Don't go into default and mess up your credit you have worked hard to establish!  Check into deferment or forbearance of your loans!

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Avoid Losing Your Classes!

 Confirm your Registration by the due date each semester. 
Click "Confirm Registration" in GoldLink 
Pay balance due in full or enroll in Payment Plan
Confirm with Financial Aid
Will not be attending ETSU

Mark Your Calendar!

October 1, 2017 the FAFSA for 2018-2019 will be available at

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Check Your ETSU Email Frequently


Admitted students: regularly check your ETSU email for important info on orientation, financial aid, and more!