Financial Aid Services
What happens after I complete my financial aid applications?
- Your FAFSA will be processed. Federal Student Aid Programs
an electronic record to Valencia if you chose Valencia’s
school code number, 006750, when you completed your FAFSA.
You will also receive a copy of this record, by mail or by e–mail
if you provide an e–mail address. You should review the
information for accuracy and make corrections, if necessary.
It will also indicate if you have been selected for verification
and if other information will be needed. Please read the report
carefully, and visit a Valencia Answer Center if you have any
not understand the information. You can expect your results
to arrive 2–3 weeks from the time of your electronic application.
requirements are established. If any documents are needed at
the time your FAFSA record is received, you will
an Atlas e–mail notification (in your Atlas account),
or a letter if you are not yet admitted to Valencia. Please
we have your correct address. (You may update your address
and view the missing information requirements on your Atlas
files are reviewed. The federal government requires that some
files be selected for a review called verification.
If your file was selected for verification, you cannot be awarded
financial aid until your original application has been completely
checked for accuracy. Corrections will be made, if required,
your application will be reprocessed. Late applications will be reviewed as
workload permits after the term has begun. Please take special
care to be accurate with your verification questions and to
be sure each form is signed. Inaccurate or incomplete verification
documents will create a need for further documentation of your
resources and will delay the receipt of financial aid.
is determined. If you are eligible for financial aid,
a Financial Aid Services Award Notification will be sent to you
outlining the awards you may receive. You may also view the
awards in your
Atlas account. Be sure to read any special messages about the
type of aid you are receiving and ask questions if you are
about any of the information. If you are not eligible for any
federal or state grants, you will receive an Atlas e–mail