The University of Saint Francis provides the following forms in PDF to assist you as you apply for financial aid. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print the forms. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader, it is available as a free download from the Adobe website.
These forms are required for those students who need to complete the verification process.
*Please note – we cannot accept a copy of your 1040, 1040A or 1040EZ form as Income Verification. If you are required to turn in a Federal Tax Return Transcript, you can request one via www.irs.gov. At this time, the IRS Data Retrieval Tool is not available for use. Please visit www.irs.gov to request your return transcript, if necessary.
- Complete one of these forms if you are attending USF in Fall 2017, Spring 2018, or Summer 2018
Verification of Support Form
These forms are required for students who need to complete the verification of support process.
You may request that the Office of Financial Aid review your current financial situation if you believe the information on your 2017-2018 FAFSA no longer adequately represents your situation. Review requests will become available again after January 1, 2018 for the spring semester. Review requests are no longer being accepted for the Fall 2017 semester.
Permanent Loan Decline Form
Each year, USF policy is to package students with their maximum Direct Loan eligibility. You can decline all or a portion of your loans each year to limit your cumulative borrowing. You may choose to never borrow student loans. If you wish to decline your loans for your entire academic career at USF, please complete and submit the following form.
USF Yellow Ribbon Matching Grant
Students who qualify for Post 9/11 veterans benefits and participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program will receive a matching grant from USF. You may renew this grant as long as you maintain a 2.0 GPA and remain in good academic standing to receive financial aid. There are 100 undergraduate grants available and an additional 10 graduate grants in School of Professional Studies, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership, School of Creative Arts and School of Arts and Sciences.
Tom Jehl Lifetime Sports Academy Scholarship
Scholarships are available to new students who have participated with the Lifetime Sports Academy, completed volunteer activities and have a high school GPA of 2.7 or higher.
PLUS Loan Adjustment
Franciscan Alliance Scholarships
The Franciscan Alliance/SPI Coworker Scholarship provides for 50% of tuition after all federal, state and university funding has been applied. Students are responsible for the remaining 50% of tuition and all required fees. Please complete the application below and return to the Office of Financial Aid.
- 2017-2018 Franciscan Alliance/SPI Coworker Scholarship Application
- 2018-2019 Franciscan Alliance/SPI Coworker Scholarship Application
The Franciscan Alliance/SPI Family Scholarship provides for $10,000 in institutional funding for a Legally Domiciled Adult (LDA) and dependent children of benefited coworkers of Franciscan Alliance/SPI. Please complete the application below and return to the Office of Financial Aid.
FAFSA Waiver Request Form
USF requires all students to file a FAFSA in order to receive any form of financial aid. An exception can be made for academic scholarships. If you do not intend to file your FAFSA, but wish to receive your academic scholarship, please complete the following form and submit it to our office.