Verifying your information
You may be asked to verify the information you provided on your FAFSA before you can be declared eligible to receive financial aid. We’ll contact you by mail if you’re selected for verification. And check your One.IU To Do List—we’ll notify you there, too.
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[Upbeat music plays.]
[Video: The screen is red. The IU trident logo appears at the top of the screen]
Words appear: Verification
[Video: Words and logo reduce and fade from the screen.]
Voiceover: After you file your FAFSA,
[Video: An image of a desktop computer appears with the words FAFSA and Submit on screen. A cursor moves over the submit button and clicks]
Voiceover: you may be asked to verify the information you provided before you can be declared eligible to receive financial aid.
[Video: The word submit and the cursor disappear. On the screen, an envelope appears and the word FAFSA moves inside. The envelope closes.]
Voiceover: If you're selected for verification, we will contact you via your IU email address.
[Video: The envelope flies off the right side of the computer screen. The One.IU icon appears on the screen with the words search, click, done.]
Voiceover: You can also check your One.IU to do list. We'll notify you there too.
[Video: The desktop computer fades. Fade in on an image of clip art papers at the center of the screen.]
Voiceover: Be sure to complete the verification tasks as quickly as possible
[Video: The paper icon moves to the left. A green circle and checkmark appear over it.]
Words appear: As quickly as possible
Voiceover: and turn in all required documents at the same time to avoid delays with your financial aid.
[Video: The images fade off screen. A laptop computer image appears on screen with a checklist icon.]
Voiceover: To make sure your aid is processed in time for the fall semester bill, you should finish all required steps no later than June.]
[Video: Check marks appear on the checklist icon. The words ‘No later than June’ appear under the laptop image before the images and words fly off screen to the right. An image of papers appears with a magnifying glass overlaid on top.]
Voiceover: Once you submit all of the required verification documents, we will review and verify that the information matches your submitted FAFSA.
[Video: The papers and magnifying glass move left.]
Words appear: A few weeks or more to review
Voiceover: We process documents in the order they are received, and it can take a few weeks or more. Please note that your One.IU to do list may still reflect outstanding items during this time.
[Video: Words and images move off screen. An image of two papers appears on screen, one slightly behind the other, with an arrow pointing from the paper behind to the paper in front.
Voiceover: You should not submit duplicate documents unless requested
Words appear over icon: Duplicate
Voiceover: and should wait at least three weeks before reaching out about a status update.
[Video: The images fade. The desktop computer image pops up at the center. A paper with red x marks on the sides appears on the computer screen.]
Voiceover: If the documents you submitted do not match your FAFSA or are incomplete,
[Video: The checklist flies off screen, replaced by a mailing envelope.]
Voiceover: we will reach out to you via IU email, letting you know what we still need from you.
[Video: The envelope flies off screen right and the desktop computer images fades away.]
Voiceover: Finally, after your verification is complete,
[Video: A money bag icon appears on the screen.]
Voiceover: we will process your financial aid.
[Video: The money bag flies towards the screen, disappearing.
Words appear: Questions?
[Video: An image of a laptop computer displaying a screenshot of the Student Central website appearing underneath.]
Voiceover: If you have questions, head to the Student Central website and connect with us
Words appear: studentcentral.indiana.edu
Voiceover: through the virtual assistant or secure contact form.
[Video: Images fade off screen. The IU trident fades on screen]
Words appear: Indiana University, studentcentral.indiana.edu
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