Transfer Students - Application Process

Complete the CSS Profile Application‌ | to be considered for institutional or private financial assistance

Complete your FAFSA‌‌ | the free application for federal and state financial assistance
  • School Code 001403  FAFSA Icon
  • Application available October 1
  • Click the FAFSA icon to complete the application online

‎Review your Award Package

Your SHUAwards Account:
Once you are accepted into Sacred Heart University, you will receive a congratulatory email from the Office of Student Financial Assistance which will advise you to visit SHUAwards and click on First Time User in the LOG IN box. To activate your account, enter your 7-digit Student ID number found at the top of the email and follow the prompts to create your PIN. 
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Accepted students can do the following via SHUAwards:
  • view their financial assistance awards by semester
  • accept, reduce, or decline their award(s)
  • confirm the status of financial assistance documents (received, incomplete, etc.) 
  • review the financial assistance messaging relating to their award(s) 
  • view their loan history from the National Student Loan Database (NSLDS)