2021-2022 Forms and Documents

Eligibility for federal student aid is determined based on financial need in conjunction with several other factors. The Office of Scholarships and Student Aid determines what you are eligible to receive based on your expected family contribution (EFC). To receive financial aid, you must meet certain eligibility criteria.


Amended Return Request Form (IRS Flag)

The IRS indicated you filed an amended/adjusted tax return.

Certification of No Parental Support for Limited Financial Aid

The parent refuses to complete the FAFSA.

Emancipated Minor

Complete this form if you were declared as an emancipated minor.

FAFSA Correction

A FAFSA correction is required due to an incomplete application.

Legal Guardianship

Complete this form for legal guardianship determination.

Marital Status Verification

Conflicting information exists regarding the individual's marital status.

Minimal Income Form

Low to no income was reported on the FAFSA.

Orphan, Ward of the Court, or Foster Care

Form for students who were a part of the foster care system, an orphan or a ward of the court.

Parental Information Form

Parental demographic information must be added to the FAFSA.

Signature Page

A valid signature is missing from the FAFSA.

Unaccompanied or Homeless Youth Determination

Determination form for students who were homeless or unaccompanied.

V1 Standard Verification Worksheet

Submit a standard verification of household size and income.

V4 High School Completion Worksheet

Submit a verification of high school completion and identity.

V5 Aggregate Verification Worksheet

Submit an aggregate verification of income, household size, high school completion and identity.

4506T Form

This request form is used to obtain copies of IRS tax transcript, wage and income transcript(W2) and verification of non-filing.


Confirm Parent on the PLUS Application

Complete this form and provide documentation to show the Plus application was submitted by your parent.

Cost of Attendance Adjustment Form

Request an increase for the amount of eligible costs in your financial aid budget for this year. 

Loan Adjustment Form

Request to decrease or cancel a loan.

Loan Increase

Request to increase a student loan based on remaining eligibility.

PLUS (Parent) Loan Increase Request

Request to increase a parent PLUS loan (electronically signed by student and parent).

Teach Grant Request

Request to be considered for an NC TEACH Grant service loan.

SAR Comments

Citizenship Status

Complete this form and provide documentation of your U.S. or Eligible Non-Citizenship.

Default Clearance

Complete this form with documentation that your loan default status has been cleared.

Loan Discharge

Complete this form to affirm your prior loan discharge.

Selective Service

Upload documentation to verify your selective service registration status.

Unusual Enrollment History

Complete this form by uploading transcripts to confirm credits received at prior colleges and/or a letter of explanation for no earned credits.

Veteran Status


Complete this form and provide your DD214 to verify your Active Duty service.

Special Circumstances

Dependency Override

Submit this form for extenuating circumstances not listed on the FASFA to determine a student’s eligibility for a dependency override. 

Special Circumstance

Submit this form if your household income has been significantly reduced from the income reported on your FAFSA.

Unusual Circumstances for Financial Aid

View information that may impact your Federal Student Aid eligibility and learn how and when to submit a Special Circumstance or Dependency Override

Informational Forms & Documents

FAFSA Assist

Receive one-on-one assistance with completing your FAFSA.

Fax Coversheet

Use this coversheet to fax information to the Office of Scholarships and Student Aid.

Financial Aid Award Guide

This guide provides information regarding receiving Federal financial aid at NCCU.

How to Accept Aid through Banner SSB

This guide lists the steps to accept/view your financial aid offer through Banner SSB.

How to Create an FSA ID

Find out how to create an FSA ID to electronically sign your FAFSA, master promissory note and more.

IRS Data Retrieval and IRS Tax Transcript Instructions

Find out how to transfer your tax information directly onto your FAFSA.

Master Promissory Note Instructions

View instructions for the completion of the electronic master promissory note for students or parents.

PLUS (Parent) Loan Instructions

View instructions for the completion of the electronic Parent Plus Loan Application.

Scholarship Donor Form

View instructions on how to submit payment of an outside scholarship.

Check Request for Academic Awards and Stipends

Access the departmental request form for student academic awards.

NCCU Foundation Scholarship Requisition Form

Request payment of student awards through the NCCU Foundation.

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Financial aid helps make college affordable, and over 85% of NC Central students receive financial assistance. Aid options for covering college expenses include scholarships and grants, work-study, and loans.

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To receive consideration for financial aid at North Carolina Central University, students must be in compliance with federal regulations regarding satisfactory academic progress.

NCCU Student Outside

To remain eligible for federal student aid during the semester, the student must be attending classes, taking exams, and completing the required course work.