How to accept your financial aid award?

You can accept, decline or revise your financial aid offer by completing the following steps. Please click here to watch the YouTube tutorial.

  • Go to MyOregonState and login to your student portal using your ONID username and password
  • Select the 'Finances' tab
  • Select the 'Financial Aid' link on the right
    • Additional requirements/documents/forms are listed on the home page under 'Student Requirements' in red.


  • You may accept all or a portion of aid awarded to you.
  • If you would like to accept less student loan, choose "modify" option, type in the amount you would like to accept in the box and click OK and Submit button at the bottom. The amount you accept will be evenly divided between the terms you are attending.
  • If you are a first-time borrower, you must complete the following online modules at
  • You must complete the Student Loan Acknowledgement each year
  • You must enroll in at least 6 credits each term to receive federal student aid. The waitlisted courses do not count for financial aid hours.
  • You must register by the Financial Aid Census Date each term. The courses added after the census date cannot be used for financial aid hours.

Need financial aid for the Summer term?

Click on 'View Questions' under Responses Required section and answer 3-questions about the summer term or complete the Enrollment Revision form and upload on your financial aid file or email it to Then accept your financail aid offer per instructions above.