Student Financial Aid

How to Keep Your Financial Aid Award

Student Consumer Information

Federal regulations require that institutions provide specific consumer information about the school and about financial aid to enrolled and prospective students. The following list includes available web sites or addresses for the information required to be disclosed.


Financial Aid Information Address
Available financial aid programs and possible amounts Student Financial Aid Web Site
The application process
How eligibility for aid is determined
Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violations
How aid is distributed among students
Rights and responsibilities of financial aid recipients
How and when financial aid will be disbursed Award Letter Guide
Terms and conditions of Federal Work Study
Availability of community-service FWS jobs
The terms of loan repayment
FSA Ombudsman's Office
Criteria for meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress
The availability of federal financial aid for study abroad
Who to contact for information on financial assistance
National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS)


General Information Address
Ohio State degree programs
List of the faculty and other instructional personnel Check individual sites:
Licensing and accreditation

Ohio State Statistical Summary

Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Schools & Colleges

Transfer credit policy
Costs of attendance Award Letter Guide
Buildings associated with academic programs See campus map:
Procedures for withdrawing from school
Institutional refund policy What Happens to Your Financial Aid When You Drop Classes or Withdraw?
Return of Title IV aid and repayment policy What Happens to Your Financial Aid When You Drop Classes or Withdraw?
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (FERPA)
Facilities and services available to disabled students
Information on preventing drug and alcohol abuse
Institutional policies on vaccinations
Copyright infringement policies and sanctions
Voter registration information and forms
Textbook information SBX -
Neebo -
BuckeyeBooks - -
Barnes & Noble -
Completion or graduation rates
Who to contact for information on general institutional issues
Gainful Employment Disclosure Medical Laboratory Science -
Medical Technology -
Hydraulic Service and Repair -


Athletics Address
Athletic opportunities available to males and females
Financial resources and personnel dedicated to men and women's teams U.S. Dept. of Education Equity in Athletics Data
Graduation rates of athletes NCAA Graduation Success Rate Database


Campus Crime Address
Security policies and procedures
Crime prevention programs
Campus crime statistics


First File the FAFSA