The Financial Aid (Bookstore) Release is assigned to students when
a Title IV Federal Financial Aid Authorization needs to be completed.
If you have received a notification e-mail to complete this task you will need to complete the authorization in Student Self Service.
The email you receive will direct you to Self Service
or you can log into Self Service as you normally do.
From the Student Homepage the Tasks tile will display a To Do
and a Hold that has been placed on your account.
To review to Dos and Holds
click on the Tasks tile.
On the To Do list, the Financial Aid (Bookstore) Release task will display.
To view the hold associated with this task, click on the Holds area on the left hand side of your screen.
A No Title IV Authorization hold displays.
Click on the hold to view a complete description
of the hold.
After reviewing the hold click on the X to close the box.
Once the student completes the assigned task this hold will be removed.
To complete the Financial Aid (Bookstore) Release task, navigate to the To Do section in the upper left hand corner of your screen.
Click on the Financial Aid (Bookstore) Release.
This will display the task and the authorization you are required to complete. There are three steps to complete the task.
Step one is information only about the Title IV Federal Financial Aid Authorization.
It is important to read this page carefully to understand the authorization you are completing.
Once you have finished reading, click Confirm to move to the next step.
Click on Next in the upper right hand corner.
In the second step you must accept or decline the authorization.
Read carefully and choose to accept or decline.
Once you have made you decision, the Printable Page button will be activated and you can print the agreement.
To proceed to the final step click Next in the upper right hand corner.
The final step is to submit the form.
It is important to complete this final step in the process to complete the task
Click on Submit.
After submitting the form you will notice that each of the three steps are completed.
To return to the homepage click the action list
icon in the upper right hand corner of the screen
and select Home.
On the homepage the Tasks tile will now display one less To Do and Hold or no tasks and holds if that was the only task assigned.
After completing this task this removes the No Title IV Authorization hold from your account.
That's it! You've successfully completed the assigned task to accept or decline the Financial Aid (Bookstore) Release form.