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Financial Aid Portal

Starting with the 2019/20 year, many Financial Aid Services have gone mobile

Our #FinancialAid services have gone mobile

New! Mobile Friendly FA Portal for Students

Changes To Our Verification Process

If you were selected for Federal Verification, you can now complete your tasks online, with secure upload and e-sign capabilities from any device in the new Financial Aid Portal!

What students need to know

New students selected for verification:

  • Will need to log in to their student center and check their to-do list for missing items
  • Access your FA Portal to create an account and begin completing and/or uploading documents

Current students selected for verification:

What’s New

  • Complete financial aid forms on your phone, tablet or computer
  • Securely upload documents from any device E-sign documents for both you and your parents!
  • Manage your financial aid tasks online
  • Track the status of your uploaded documents

Which Documents Will Go Mobile

Verification Process

  • Verification Worksheets
  • All tax documents, statements & schedules
  • Non-Filer Forms
  • Other certificates and statements as requested

C-Flag Process

  • Proof of Citizenship with Affidavit
  • Selective Service Confirmations
  • Proof of High School Completion

Professional Judgment Appeals

  • Special Circumstances
  • Dependency Overrides

Creating Your Financial Aid Portal Account

If you were selected for federal verification, log in to your SiS Self-Service to-do list to view a list of required documents.

Follow the steps below to set up your account from any mobile device or computer. This is a one-time account creation. You will be asked for some basic information used to validate your identity so electronic signatures can be used on future forms.

Five Easy Steps

  1. Go to the Financial Aid Portal
  2. Click "Create Account"
  3. Enter your email and create username & password - (if you have a UMass Lowell email address, we encourage you to use this as your username and primary email)
  4. Confirm your student information (this should match the data as entered on the FAFSA)
  5. Click "Create Account" button

Once your account is created, log in and any required tasks you need to complete will become available.