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Financial Aid Checklists

Below is a list of financial aid checklist items that result from filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Not all of these checklists apply to all students. Please review your Financial Aid Checklist details in your Admission Portal (i.e. Asset Information Issue 1) and review the instructions below. Feel free to contact Student Financial Services at sfs@pugetsound.edu or 253.879.3214.


Asset Information Issue 1


You must provide asset information for you and your parent(s). Please review Items 40 through 42 and Items 88 through 90 and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Asset Information Issue 2

You must provide your asset information. Please review Items 40 through 42 and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Citizenship Issue 1

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) of the Department of Homeland Security did not confirm that you are an eligible noncitizen (Item 14). You must submit proof to Student Financial Services that you are an eligible noncitizen. If you do not submit proof, you may not be eligible for federal student aid.

 


 

Citizenship Issue 2

You did not indicate on your FAFSA that you are a U.S. citizen or an eligible noncitizen (Item 14). To receive federal student aid, a student must be - (1) A U.S. citizen (or U.S. National), or (2) An eligible noncitizen, such as a U.S. permanent resident or a resident of certain Pacific Islands, or as determined by the U.S. Department of Education.

 


 

Citizenship Issue 3

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) of the Department of Homeland Security has not yet confirmed that you are an eligible noncitizen (Item 14). You must submit proof to Student Financial Services that you are an eligible noncitizen. If you do not submit proof within 30 days, you may not be eligible for federal student aid.

 


 

Citizenship Issue 4

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) of the Department of Homeland Security did not have enough information to confirm that you are an eligible noncitizen (Item 14). You must contact Student Financial Services to find out what information is needed. If you do not submit the required information within 30 days, you may not be eligible for federal student aid.

 


 

Citizenship Issue 5

On your FAFSA you changed either your response to citizenship (Item 14) or the Alien Registration Number (Item 15) that was verified with the Department of Homeland Security. Therefore, you must submit proof of your citizenship status to Student Financial Services.

 


 

Citizenship Issue 6

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) of the Department of Homeland Security could not confirm that you are an eligible noncitizen (Item 14) because there is an issue with your Alien Registration Number (Item 15). You must submit proof to Student Financial Services that you are an eligible noncitizen. If you do not submit proof within 30 days, you may not be eligible for federal student aid.

 


 

Citizenship Issue 7

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has not yet confirmed your status as an eligible noncitizen (Item 14). DHS will continue to check its records and we will notify you once we receive more information from DHS.

 


 

Citizenship Issue 8

The Social Security Administration did not confirm that you are a U.S. citizen. Please provide Student Financial Services with documentation of your U.S. citizenship (such as your U.S. Passport, Certificate of Naturalization or Birth Certificate). If the documents support your status as a U.S. citizen, Student Financial Services will make a copy of your documentation and can continue to process your federal student aid. If you are an eligible noncitizen, you or Student Financial Services must submit a correction to Item 14 to indicate that you are an eligible noncitizen and also provide your Alien Registration Number in Item 15. You and Student Financial Services will receive a new SAR/ISIR within three processing days with results from the Department of Homeland Security about your eligible noncitizen status.

 


 

Conflicting Info - Parent

There is potential conflicting information on your FAFSA. Student Financial Services may be in contact with you to resolve any issues related to data reported on your FAFSA.

 


 

Conflicting Info - Parent Tax 

Review the responses to the questions about your parents' type of tax return (Item 80) and whether they filed a Schedule 1 (Item 82). If your parents filed a foreign tax return, they would not have been able to file a Schedule 1. Please review your answers and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Conflicting Info - Student

There is potential conflicting information on your FAFSA. Student Financial Services may be in contact with you to resolve any issues related to data reported on your FAFSA.

  


 

Conflicting Info Student Tax

Review the responses to the questions about your type of tax return (Item 33) and whether you filed a Schedule 1 (Item 35). If you filed a foreign tax return, you would not have been able to file a Schedule 1. Please review your answers and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Date of Birth Info Issue 1

On your FAFSA review your date of birth in Item 9 and either confirm the date you have reported by re-entering it or make the necessary correction.

 


 

Date of Birth Info Issue 2

You must provide your date of birth on your FAFSA in Item 9.

 


 

Eligibility Hold

Your FAFSA cannot be processed because of issues related to your eligibility. Please contact Federal Student Aid at 202-377-4074 for assistance within 30 days from the date of this notice.

 


 

FAFSA Drug Response Issue 1

Your FAFSA cannot be processed because of issues related to the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988. To address these issues, you must contact us by telephone at 253-879-3214 within 30 days from the date of this notice.

 


 

FAFSA Drug Response Issue 2

You left the response to Item 23 blank. Your failure to provide an answer to this question makes you ineligible to receive federal student aid. You can answer Item 23 on your SAR or you can correct this item by calling 1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243) or by going to https://fafsa.gov. Please understand that a drug conviction does not necessarily disqualify you from receiving student aid.

 


 

FAFSA Drug Response Issue 3

You reported a "2" in response to Item 23. This indicates that you are ineligible for federal student aid for part of the 2020-2021 school year. The period of ineligibility resulting from your drug-related conviction(s) ends on or after July 1, 2020. You should contact Student Financial Services after July 1, 2020 so that we can determine if you may receive federal funds during the 2020-2021 award year.

 


 

FAFSA Drug Response Issue 4

You reported in Item 23 that you have been convicted of an illegal drug offense. You can correct this item or get additional help with this question by calling 1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243). You are not eligible for federal student aid while your answer to item 23 is '3, YES' but you may still be eligible to receive state, school, or other non-federal student aid.

 


 

FAFSA Drug Response Issue 5

On your FAFSA you reported in Item 23 that you are not eligible for federal student aid as a result of a drug-related conviction, or that you do not know if your conviction(s) affect your eligibility. However, you may still be eligible to receive state, school, or other non-federal student aid. If you have answered this question incorrectly, you must correct Item 23 by using your SAR. You can also correct this item or get help with this question by calling 1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243).

 


 

FAFSA Signature Issue 1

We have not received the signature page from your FAFSA on the Web application or correction. You must sign and return this SAR before we can determine your eligibility for federal student aid.

 


 

FAFSA Signature Issue 2

You either did not sign your FAFSA or FAFSA correction, or the date that you provided indicates that you completed your FAFSA prior to October 1, 2019, or later than the date the FAFSA was received. You must sign and return the FAFSA before we can determine your eligibility for federal student aid.

 


 

FAFSA Signature Issue 3

Since you filed your FAFSA over the telephone, you must sign and return this SAR before we can determine your eligibility for federal student aid.

 


 

FAFSA Signature Issue - Parent

Your parent did not sign your FAFSA or the corrections you submitted. If your parent is not able to sign, contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

Family Size Issue 1

You must provide answers for your parents' marital status and number of family members in Items 58 and 72.

 


 

Family Size Issue 2

You must provide answers for your marital status and number of family members in Items 16 and 93.

 


 

Family Size Issue 3

Review the number of family members you have reported in Item 72 and either confirm your answer by re-entering it or make the necessary correction.

 


 

Family Size Issue 4

Review the number of family members you have reported in Item 93 and either confirm your answer by re-entering it or make the necessary correction.

 


 

Father SSN Issue 1

The Social Security Administration (SSA) did not confirm the Social Security Number (SSN) you reported for your father in Item 60. If you believe that the SSN you reported is correct, your father must contact the SSA. The SSA can be contacted by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov or by calling 1-800-772-1213. If the SSN is incorrect, you must make the necessary correction.

 


 

Father SSN Issue 2

Your father's date of birth as reported on your FAFSA does not match his date of birth in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for his Social Security Number (SSN). Therefore, you must correct his SSN (Item 60) or his date of birth (Item 63). If his date of birth is correct, you must confirm it by re-entering it in Item 63. If you confirm your father's date of birth, your father should also contact the SSA to make sure they correct it in their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov.

 


 

Father SSN Issue 3

Your father's name as reported on your FAFSA does not match the name in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for his Social Security Number (SSN). Therefore, you must correct his SSN (Item 60) or his name (Items 61 and 62). If his name is correct, you must confirm it by re-entering both his last name and first name initial in Items 61 and 62. If you confirm your father's name, your father should also contact the SSA to make sure they correct it in their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov.

 


 

Father SSN Issue 4

You reported that your parent(s) did file or will file a 2018 income tax return (Item 79) but also reported that your father does not have a Social Security Number (Item 60). Please review your answers and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Income - Marital Status Issue 1

Review your parents' marital status in Item 58. If your parents are not married, please provide only the income for the parent who supports you.

 


 

Income - Marital Status Issue 2

Review your marital status on your FAFSA in Item 16. You should report income for a spouse only if you were married and not separated as of the date you signed and submitted your FAFSA. Please note: If you were separated or divorced as of the date you signed your FAFSA, we will need only your income, even if a joint tax return was filed.

 


 

Income Information Issue 1

You must provide your parent(s)' income information in Items 84 through 87 and 92a through 94h.

 


 

Income Information Issue 2

You must provide your income information in Items 36 through 39 and 44a through 44j.

 


 

Incomplete FAFSA Issue 1

Your FAFSA was received with an incomplete name from this address. The applicant should review and provide his or her full name in Items 1 and 2. If the applicant does not have both a first and a last name, contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214 for assistance.

 


 

Incomplete FAFSA Issue 2

Your FAFSA was received with no name from this address. The applicant must provide a full name in Items 1 and 2.

 


 

IRS Request Flag Value of 06

There is potential information on your FAFSA that we need to confirm. Student Financial Services may be in contact with you to resolve any issues related to data reported on your FAFSA.

 


 

IRS Request Flag Value of 07

The income and tax information transferred from the IRS to your FAFSA did not include changes that were made on an amended tax return. Please submit a 2018 IRS Tax Return Transcript (https://www.irs.gov/individuals/get-transcript) and a copy of your 2018 Amended Tax Return 1040X to Student Financial Services.

 


 

Marital Status Info Issue 1

On your FAFSA you reported the date of your marital status in Item 17 to be after the date you completed your application. You must report your marital status (Item 16) as of the date you submit your application. Please review Items 16 and 17 and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Marital Status Info Issue 2

On your FAFSA you corrected the date of your marital status to be after the date you submitted your application. Your marital status (Item 16) and date (Item 17) should only be changed if they were reported incorrectly on the date the FAFSA was originally submitted, or if a Financial Aid Administrator has instructed you to update this information. Please review Items 16 and 17 and make the necessary corrections or contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

Mother SSN Issue 1

The Social Security Administration (SSA) did not confirm the Social Security Number (SSN) you reported for your mother in Item 64. If you believe that the SSN you reported is correct, your parent must contact the SSA. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov. If the SSN is incorrect, you must make the necessary correction.

 


 

Mother SSN Issue 2

Your mother's date of birth as reported on your FAFSA does not match her date of birth in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for her Social Security Number (SSN). Therefore, you must correct her SSN (Item 64) or date of birth (Item 67). If her date of birth is correct, you must confirm it by re-entering it in Item 67. If you confirm your mother's date of birth, your mother should also contact the SSA to make sure they correct it in their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov.

 


 

Mother SSN Issue 3

Your mother's name as reported on your FAFSA does not match the name in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for your her Social Security Number (SSN). Therefore, you must correct her SSN (Item 64) or her name (Items 65 and 66). If her name is correct, you must confirm it by re-entering both her last name and first name initial in Items 65 and 66. If you confirm your mother's name, your mother should also contact the SSA to make sure they correct it in their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov.

 


 

Mother SSN Issue 4

You reported that your parent(s) did file or will file a 2018 income tax return (Item 79) but also reported that your mother does not have a Social Security Number (Item 64). Please review your answers and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

NSLDS Issue

The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) indicates that you have one or more student loans that may have been obtained fraudulently. You are not eligible to receive any federal student aid until this issue is resolved.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - Subsidized Loan 1

Based upon data provided by the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) and your grade level, we have determined that you may have received a total amount of student loans (graduate and undergraduate) that exceeds the loan limits established for the federal loan programs. Please contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - Subsidized Loan 2

Based upon data provided by the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) and your grade level, we have determined that you may have received a total amount of undergraduate student loans that exceeds the loan limits established for the federal loan programs. Please contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - Enrollment History 1

Student Financial Services may request additional information to determine your eligibility for federal student aid.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - Enrollment History 2

Based upon data provided by the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS), Student Financial Services will request additional information to determine your eligibility for federal student aid before disbursement of funds can be made.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - Iraq/Afghanistan Service Grant

To resolve your Iraq/Afghanistan Service Grant overpayment, contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214

 


 

NSLDS Issue - PELL 1

To resolve your Federal Pell Grant overpayment, contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - PELL 2

To resolve your Pell overpayment, contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - PELL 3

There is a limit to the total amount of Federal Pell Grants that a student may receive, which is the equivalent of 6 school years. Based on information reported to the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) by the schools you have attended, you have received a total amount of Pell Grants that is close to the cumulative total you can receive. Therefore, your eligibility for additional Pell Grants may be limited.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - PELL 4

There is a limit to the total amount of Federal Pell Grants that a student may receive, which is the equivalent of 6 school years. Based on information reported to the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) by the schools you have attended, you may have received a total amount of Pell Grants that equals or exceeds the cumulative total you can receive.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - PERKINS

To resolve your Perkins overpayment, contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - SEOG 1

To resolve your FSEOG overpayment, contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - SEOG 2

For additional information about your FSEOG overpayment, please contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

NSLDS Issue - TEACH

To resolve your TEACH Grant overpayment, contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

NSLDS SSN Issue

The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) found your reported Social Security Number (SSN) (Item 8) on their database, but your name (Items 1 and 2) and date of birth (Item 9) did not match. Therefore, this FAFSA does not contain the financial aid history that is associated with your reported SSN.

 


 

Parent 1 SSN Issue 1

The Social Security Administration (SSA) did not confirm the Social Security Number (SSN) you reported for your first parent in Item 60. If you believe that the SSN you reported is correct, your parent must contact the SSA. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov. If the SSN is incorrect, you must make the necessary correction.

 


 

Parent 1 SSN Issue 2

Your first parent's date of birth as reported on your FAFSA does not match the date of birth in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for your first parent's Social Security Number (SSN). Therefore, you must correct your first parent's SSN (Item 60) or date of birth (Item 63). If your parent's date of birth is correct, you must confirm it by re-entering it in Item 63. If you confirm your parent's date of birth, your parent should also contact the SSA to make sure they correct it in their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov.

 


 

Parent 1 SSN Issue 3

Your first parent's name as reported on your FAFSA does not match the name in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for your first parent's Social Security Number (SSN). Therefore, you must correct your first parent's SSN (Item 60) or name (Items 61 and 62). If your parent's name is correct, you must confirm it by re-entering your parent's last name and first name initial in Items 61 and 62. If you confirm your parent's name, your parent should also contact the SSA to make sure they correct it in their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov.

 


 

Parent 1 SSN Issue 4

You reported that your parent(s) did file or will file a 2018 income tax return (Item 79) but also reported that your first parent does not have a Social Security Number (Item 60). Please review your answers and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Parent 2 SSN Issue 1

The Social Security Administration (SSA) did not confirm the Social Security Number (SSN) you reported for your second parent in Item 64. If you believe that the SSN you reported is correct, your parent must contact the SSA. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov. If the SSN is incorrect, you must make the necessary correction.

 


 

Parent 2 SSN Issue 2

Your second parent's date of birth as reported on your FAFSA does not match the date of birth in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for your second parent's Social Security Number (SSN). Therefore, you must correct your second parent's SSN (Item 64) or date of birth (Item 67). If your parent's date of birth is correct, you must confirm it by re-entering it in Item 67. If you confirm your parent's date of birth, your parent should also contact the SSA to make sure they correct it in their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov.

 


 

Parent 2 SSN Issue 3

Your second parent's name as reported on your FAFSA does not match the name in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for your second parent's Social Security Number (SSN). Therefore, you must correct your second parent's SSN (Item 64) or name (Items 65 and 66). If your parent's name is correct, you must confirm it by re-entering your parent's last name and first name initial in Items 65 and 66. If you confirm your parent's name, your parent should also contact the SSA to make sure they correct it in their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov.

 


 

Parent 2 SSN Issue 4

You reported that your parent(s) did file or will file a 2018 income tax return (Item 79) but also reported that your second parent does not have a Social Security Number (Item 64). Please review your answers and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Parent SSN Issue

You reported that your parent(s) did file or will file a 2018 income tax return (Item 79) but also reported that your father and your mother do not have a Social Security Number (Items 60 and 64). Please review your answers and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Selective Service Issue 1

The Selective Service reported that you have not registered with them. If you are female or were born before 1960, registration is not required. Otherwise, if you are not yet registered, are male, and are 18 through 25 years of age, to receive aid you must do one of the following: (1) answer "Male" to Item 21 and "Register Me" to Item 22 on the FAFSA, (2) complete a Selective Service registration form at your local post office, or (3) register online at https://sss.gov. If you believe you have already registered or are exempt, please check the Selective Service Web site at https://sss.gov, select "registration info" and then "Who Must Register?". If you have documentation proving an exemption, submit it to Student Financial Services. Contact Selective Service at 847-688-6888 only after reviewing the SSS Web site information.

 


 

Selective Service Issue 2

We could not send your name to Selective Service as you requested because you did not give us enough information, you are outside the age range for registration, or you did not sign your form. If you are male and at least 18 but not yet 26, to receive federal aid you must do one of the following: (1) answer "Male" to Item 21 and "Register Me" to Item 22 on the FAFSA and also provide information for Items 1, 2, and 9, (2) complete a Selective Service registration form at your local post office, or (3) register online at https://sss.gov. If you are a male who is age 26 or older, you must check the Selective Service Web site at https://sss.gov. Select "registration info" and then "Who Must Register?" for more information. Contact Selective Service at 847-688-6888 only after reviewing the SSS Web site information. You must resolve your registration status before you can receive federal student aid. You are exempt from registering if born before 1960.

 


 

Selective Service Issue 3

Selective Service did not register you because you did not answer "Male" to Item 21. If you are male and want to register, you can do one of the following: (1) answer "Male" to Item 21 and "Register Me" to Item 22 on the FAFSA, (2) complete a Selective Service registration form at your local post office, or (3) register online at https://sss.gov.

 


 

Social Security Number Issue 1

The Social Security Administration (SSA) did not confirm that the Social Security Number (SSN) you reported on your FAFSA is correct, and also could not confirm your U.S. citizenship. If you believe that the SSN you reported in Item 8 is correct, contact the SSA by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov. If the SSN is incorrect, you must correct the SSN on a paper SAR or submit a new FAFSA online with the correct SSN.

 


 

Social Security Number Issue 2

You must report a valid Social Security Number (SSN), name, and date of birth for your father or mother. If your parent does not have an SSN, you must correct Item 60 and/or Item 64 to all zeroes.

 


 

Social Security Number Issue 3

The Social Security Administration could not determine if the Social Security Number reported on your FAFSA in Item 8 belongs to you because you did not give them your last name (Item 1) and/or date of birth (Item 9). Please review these items on your FAFSA and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Social Security Number Issue 4

The date of birth you reported on your FAFSA does not match the date of birth in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for your Social Security Number (SSN). Therefore, you must correct your SSN (Item 8) or your date of birth (Item 9). If your date of birth is correct, you must confirm it by re-entering it in Item 9. If you confirm your date of birth, you should also contact the SSA to make sure they correct it in their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov.

 


 

Social Security Number Issue 5

The name you reported on your FAFSA does not match the name in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for your Social Security Number (SSN). Therefore, you must correct your SSN (Item 8) or name (Items 1 and 2). If your name is correct, you must confirm it by re-entering both your first and last names in Items 1 and 2. If you confirm your name, you should also contact the SSA to make sure that they correct it in their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov.

 


 

Social Security Number Issue 6

Social Security Administration (SSA) records indicate that the Social Security Number (SSN) that was provided in Item 8 belongs to a deceased person. If the SSN is correct, the applicant must contact the SSA at 1-800-772-1213 or https://socialsecurity.gov to resolve this problem. If the SSN is incorrect, the applicant must correct the SSN on a paper SAR or submit a new FAFSA online with the correct SSN.

 


 

Social Security Number Issue 7

According to Social Security Administration (SSA) records, the Social Security Number (SSN) that was provided in Item 8 belongs to a deceased person. If the SSN in Item 8 is correct, the applicant must contact the SSA at 1-800-772-1213 or https://socialsecurity.gov to resolve this problem. If the SSN is incorrect, you must correct the SSN on a paper SAR or submit a new FAFSA online with the correct SSN.

 


 

Social Security Number Issue 8

According to Social Security Administration (SSA) records, the Social Security Number (SSN) that was reported on your FAFSA in Item 8 belongs to a deceased person. If the SSN in Item 8 is correct, the applicant must contact the SSA at 1-800-772-1213 or https://socialsecurity.gov to resolve this problem. If the SSN is incorrect, the applicant must correct the SSN on a paper SAR or submit a new FAFSA online with the correct SSN.

 


 

Social Security Number Issue 9

You must report a valid Social Security Number (SSN), name, and date of birth for your first parent or second parent. If your parent does not have an SSN, you must correct Item 60 and/or Item 64 to all zeroes.

 


 

SSN Issue

You reported that your parent(s) did file or will file a 2018 income tax return (Item 79) but also reported that your first parent and your second parent do not have a Social Security Number (Items 60 and 64). Please review your answers and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Stafford Loan Limit Issue 1

Based upon data provided by the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) and your grade level, we have determined that you may have received subsidized student loans in excess of loan limits established for the federal loan programs. Please contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

Stafford Loan Limit Issue 2

Based upon data provided by the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) and your grade level, we have determined that you may have received a total amount of undergraduate student loans that exceeds the loan limits established for the federal loan programs. Please contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

Stafford Loan Limit Issue 3

Based upon data provided by the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) and your grade level, we have determined that you may have received a total amount of student loans (graduate and undergraduate) that exceeds the loan limits established for the federal loan programs. Please contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

Stafford Loan Limit Issue 4

Based upon data provided by the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS), your grade level, and your dependency status, we have determined that you may have received student loans in excess of loan limits established for the federal loan programs. Please contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

Student Loan Bankruptcy Issue

The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) indicates you have one or more student loans in an active bankruptcy status. Before you can receive additional federal student loans, contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

Student Loan Default Issue 1

To resolve your defaulted or fraudulent federal student loan(s), please contact the lender(s) associated with the loan(s).

 


 

Student Loan Default Issue 2

The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) indicates that you are in default on one or more federal student loans. You are not eligible to receive any federal student aid until you resolve any loan default(s).

 


 

Student Loan Default Issue 3

The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) indicates that you are in default on one or more federal student loans and that you received one or more overpayments of federal student aid funds. You are not eligible to receive any federal student aid until these items have been resolved.

 


 

Student Loan Default Issue 4

To resolve your defaulted or fraudulent federal student loan(s), please contact the lender(s) associated with the loan(s).

 


 

Student Loan Default Issue 5

To resolve your defaulted or fraudulent federal student loan(s), please contact the school(s) associated with the loan(s).

 


 

Student Loan Issue

The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) indicates that one or more of your federal student loans have been discharged. If you have questions, contact Student Financial Services at 253-879-3214.

 


 

Student Loan Overpayment Issue

The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) indicates that you have received one or more overpayments of federal student aid funds. You are required by law to repay any federal student aid funds received for which you were not entitled. You are not eligible to receive any federal student aid until you resolve your overpayment(s).

 


 

Student SSN Issue 1

We previously indicated that the date of birth you reported on your FAFSA in Item 9 does not match the date of birth in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for your Social Security Number (SSN). If either your SSN (Item 8) or date of birth is incorrect, you must make a correction. If your SSN and date of birth are correct, you should contact the SSA to make sure they correct their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov. You must provide proof of your date of birth to Student Financial Services.

 


 

Student SSN Issue 2

We previously indicated that the name you reported on your FAFSA in Items 1 and 2 does not match the name in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) records for your Social Security Number (SSN). If your SSN (Item 8) or name are incorrect, you must make the necessary corrections. If your SSN and name are correct, you should contact the SSA to make sure they correct their records. The SSA can be contacted by calling 1-800-772-1213 or by visiting https://socialsecurity.gov. You must provide proof of your name to Student Financial Services.

 


 

Tax Return Required Issue

You reported that you will not file an income tax return, but the amount you reported for your (and your spouse's) income appears to be over the minimum amount required to file a tax return. Please review Items 32, 38, and 39 and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Tax Return Required - Parent

You reported that your parents will not file an income tax return, but the amount you reported for your parents' income appears to be over the minimum amount required to file a tax return. Please review Items 79, 86, and 87 and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Taxes Paid Information - Parent 1

The amount you reported for your parents' income tax is equal to or greater than the amount you reported for their adjusted gross income. Please review Items 84 and 85 and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Taxes Paid Information - Parent 2

The amount you reported for your parents' income tax appears to be over the allowable amount based on what you reported for their adjusted gross income. Review Items 84 and 85 and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Taxes Paid Information - Issue 1

The amount you reported for your income tax appears to be over the allowable amount based on what you reported for your adjusted gross income. Please review Items 36 and 37 and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Taxes Paid Information - Issue 2

The amount you reported for your income taxes is equal to or greater than the amount you reported for your adjusted gross income. Review Items 36 and 37 and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Taxes Paid Information - Issue 3

The amount you reported for your income tax is equal to or greater than the amount you reported for your adjusted gross income. Please review Items 36 and 37 and make the necessary corrections.

 


 

Veterans Affairs Status Issue

The Department of Veterans Affairs did not confirm that you are or will be a qualifying veteran for purposes of receiving federal student aid for the 2020-2021 school year. If you believe you are or will be a qualifying veteran, contact Student Financial Services and provide a copy of your DD214 (military separation form). If you are currently serving on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces for purposes other than training, change your answer to Item 49 from "Yes" to "No" and answer "Yes" to Item 48. If you are not and will not be a veteran, you must change the answer to Item 49 from "Yes" to "No" and provide parental information, including the signature of at least one of your parents.