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Student Financial Planning

S2009 Schurman Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853

P: 607-253-3766
F: 607-253-4095

Financial Aid Award


Once your financial aid offer has been prepared, you will receive an email notification and a Financial Aid Offer Packet will be mailed to your current mailing address on the Financial Aid Tracking page. The packet will include the following forms that will need to be completed and returned to our office:

Financial Aid Offer Letter/Acceptance Statement
(due within 15 days of offer date)

Verification Sheet (due within 15 days of offer date) form will be updated soon

Verification of Enrollment for Siblings/Spouse
(due by October 10)

First-time borrowers

First-time borrowers will also need to complete the following:

Loan Notes and Entrance Counseling Interview

Must be completed before the start of the fall semester to ensure loan disbursement for all first-time borrowers. Please click here for more information on how to complete the Loan Notes and Entrance Counseling Interview.

IRS Federal Tax Return Transcript (due by August 15)

Required of all first-time applicants for financial aid at the College of Veterinary Medicine (and randomly selected continuing students as notified) for each person whose financial information is included on the aid application. You can request the Tax Transcript from the Internal Revenue Service by calling 1-800-829-1040, by completing the application form after July 1 at,,id=232219,00.html or by requesting it online at IRS Get Transcript