Forms and Handouts

Forms: Download, print and complete the form you need to submit to the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships.  Please be sure to choose the appropriate aid year.  Forms may be mailed, dropped off or faxed to our office for review.

  • Mailing Address: Grand Valley State University, Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships, 100 Arend and Nancy Lubbers Student Services Center, 1 Campus Dr., Allendale, MI 49401
  • Fax Number: 616-331-3180

Handouts: Use the helpful handouts on this page to help you plan and understand the steps in the financial aid process. 

Forms

2019-20 Forms

2020-21 Forms

2019-20 - Active Duty/Veteran Status Verification

2020-21 - Active Duty/Veteran Status Verification

2019-20 - Additional Financial Information Verification

2020-21 - Additional Financial Information Verification

2019-20 - Asset Request Form

2020-21 - Asset Request Form

Concurrent Enrollment 

     2019-20 - Grand Rapids Community College

     2019-20 - Lake Michigan College

     2019-20 - Muskegon Community College

     2019-20 - North Central Michigan College

     2019-20 - Northwestern Michigan College 

*2020-2021 Concurrent Enrollment forms will be available in March of 2020

2019-20 - Dependency Status Appeal

2020-21 - Dependency Status Appeal

2019-20 - Disability Statement

2020-21 - Disability Statement

2019-20 - Documentation of Children and/or Legal Dependents

2020-21 - Documentation of Children and/or Legal Dependents

2019-20 - Documentation of Dependency Status

2020-21 - Documentation of Dependency Status

2019-20 - Household Size/Number in College Statement 

2020-21 - Household Size/Number in College statement

2019-20 - Identity Verification & Statement of Educational Purpose

2020-21 - Identity Verification & Statement of Educational Purpose

2019-20 - Marriage Worksheet - Independent Student

2020-21 - Marriage Worksheet - Independent Student

2019-20 - Proof of US Selective Service Certification

2020-21 - Proof of US Selective Service Certification

2019-20 - Release of Information Form

2020-21 - Release of Information Form

2019-20 - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal for Undergraduate Students 

2019-20 - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal for Graduate Students

 

*2020-2021 Forms Available in March 2020

2019-20 - Scholarship Appeal and Reinstatement Form

*2020-2021 Version Available in January 2020

2019-20 - Special Circumstances Form - Dependent Students 

2019-20 - Special Circumstances Form - Independent Students

 

2020-21 - Special Circumstances Form - Dependent Students 

2020-21 - Special Circumstances form - Independent Students

 

2019-20 - Unaccompanied Homeless Youth Determination Form

2020-21 - Unaccompanied Homeless Youth Determination Form

2019-20 - Untaxed Income Verification Form

2020-21 - Untaxed Income Verification Form

2019-20 - Verification of Nontax Filing Status - Student

2019-20 - Verification of Nontax Filing Status - Parent 

 

2020-21 - Verification of Nontax Filing Status - Student

2020-21 - Verification of Nontax Filing Status - Parent

 

Handouts

2019-20 Handouts

2020-21 Handouts

2019-20 - Financial Aid Timeline

2020-21 Financial Aid Timeline

2019-20 - Cost Worksheet

2020-21 - Cost Worksheet

2019-20 - Incoming Freshmen Timeline

2020-21 Incoming Freshmen Timeline

2019-20 - Understanding Your Financial Aid Orientation Handout

*2020-2021 Version Available in May

Loan Comparison Chart

2019-20 - Dependent Undergraduate

2019-20 - Independent Undergraduate

*2020-2021 Versions Available in May

2019-20 - Options to Pay Your Bill

*2020-2021 Version Available in May