Award Notification Letter

After you submit your application for financial aid, you will receive a financial aid award notification from D'Youville, typically in early to mid-March. This notification will direct you to FinAid Online. FinAid Online spells out the details of your financial aid package including:

  • Information about your college costs.
  • Financial aid available to help you pay for these costs.
  • Details on D'Youville's calculation of your demonstrated financial need.
  • Determination of your financial aid eligibility.
  • If you are eligible for financial aid, a detailed breakdown of the financial aid package according to the type, amount and source of financial aid.
  • You should review your package online within ten (10) days of the date at the top of your letter.
  • If you wish to accept a lesser amount of aid, make the change online.

Sample Elements of the Award Notification:

Cost of Attendance - Undergraduate

Budget Category Amount ($)
Tuition 23,092
General Fees 370
Room & Board 10,800
Residence Council Fee 20
Books & Supplies 1,200
Personal 800
Transportation 1,800
Total: 38,082

Demonstrated Financial Need

Resources Amount ($)
Parental Contribution 0
Student Contribution 0
Total Resources 0
Need/Budget Resources 38082

Award Information

After reviewing the documents in your financial aid file, we are pleased to offer you the following financial aid package for the academic year.

Source Fall ($) Spring ($) Total ($)
New York TAP ACTUAL 1,250 1,250 2,500
Federal Work Study Program 750 750 1,500
Federal Direct Subsidized Loan Eligibility 1,750 1,750 3,500
PRESIDENTIAL HONORS Tuition Scholarship 5,773 5,773 11,546
PRESIDENTIAL HONORS Res. Scholarship 1,350 1,350 2,700
Total Awards 10,514 10,514 21,746

Additional Financial Aid Information

FinAid Online will state which documents may be needed to complete your file, including:

  • Student's IRS 2013 Tax Transcript
  • Parent's IRS 2013 Tax Transcript
  • Verification Worksheet
  • Direct Loan Entrance Interview
  • Direct Loan - Master Promissory Note

Helpful Links

Learn More

  • Steps

    Review the steps you need to take to apply for financial aid.
    Read more

  • Glossary

    See a glossary of important financial aid terms.
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  • FinAid Online

    After you file your FAFSA, use FinAid Online to manage your costs and aid package.
    Read more

  • Timeline

    Your applications for financial aid should be submitted as early as possible.
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