Financial Aid

2014-2015 Forms

Download, print and complete the form you want to turn in to the Financial Aid Office. Forms may be emailed & scanned, mailed, dropped off or faxed to our office for review.

Mailing Address: Grand Valley State University, Financial Aid Office, 100 Student Services Building, 1 Campus Dr., Allendale, MI 49401

Fax Number: 616-331-3180

Email: finaid@gvsu.edu

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Disability Statement: This form is used to affirm that you are applying for federal loans and that the loans cannot be discharged in future based on a current disability.

Concurrent Enrollment Forms: These forms are for students who are enrolled in an approved community college and Grand Valley concurrently and would like to have their enrollment from both schools used to determine aid eligibility at Grand Valley.  As a reminder, students who are dual enrolled at two institutions will not be eligible to receive aid at Grand Valley and another institution during the same period.

Fall/Winter Semester:

Dependency Status AppealThis form is used to consider a dependent student independent for financial aid purposes.

Documentation of Children and/or Legal DependentsThis form is to document that a student who reports having a child or legal dependent has sufficient income to support the child or legal dependent. It is also used to document  that the student provides more than 50% of the support for the child or legal dependent.

Household Size/Number in College Statement: This form is used to verify the names and ages of the members in your household.

Parent PLUS Loan: This form is used to apply for the Parent PLUS Loan.

Release of Information Form: This form is used to release financial aid information to a third party.

SAP Appeal (Satisfactory Academic Progress)-Undergraduate StudentsThis form is used to appeal financial aid status.

SAP Appeal (Satisfactory Academic Progress)-Graduate/Doctoral Students: This form is used to appeal financial aid status.

Scholarship Appeal and Reinstatement Form: This form is used to appeal the loss of a scholarship or request reinstatement of scholarship once you have met the renewal criteria.

Proof of US Selective Service CertificationThis form is used to confirm your registration status with the Selective Service.  

Special Circumstance Forms for Dependent Student: These forms are used to request a reconsideration of aid based on a change in your or your families financial situation.

Special Circumstance Forms for Independent Student: This form is used to request a reconsideration of aid based on a change in your or your families financial situation.

Verification Worksheet for Dependent StudentThis form is used to verify information you listed on your FAFSA.

Verification Worksheet for Independent Student: This form is used to verify information you listed on your FAFSA. 

Page last modified February 3, 2014