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Financial Aid Information Session - Fall 2022 Admitted Graduate Students ONLY - Shared screen
Khin Thaw Ta Chit
15:06
Can we pay by wire transfer/bank transfer?
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
16:50
You would need to contact the Bursar’s Office at (bursar@baruch.cuny.edu). Visit the site: https://adminfinance.baruch.cuny.edu/bursar/
Bijisha Shrestha
18:13
Do you have Graduate Assistantship (Assistant Coach) in athletics?
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
18:53
You would need to contact your graduate program/department about assistantships
Jason Orcel
19:40
What is the APR for the William D. Ford Federal direct loan?And can I apply now or OCT?
Trong Hien Ly
20:34
i want to understand more about federal loan? with how many credit per semester
Alexis Harrington
22:00
I accidentally declined my loan amount and was told I need to complete a direct loan form. how long does this take?
Nicholas James
22:06
I recently completed my undergraduate and I received fasfa all of my 4 years but when I signed up for this year 2022-23 it’s telling me that I’m not receiving anything who do I contact about this ?
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
22:22
For more information about interest rates for Federal loans, visit: https://studentaid.gov/understand-aid/types/loans/interest-rates
Jamilla Schuster
22:26
How would I know if my decision to decline my financial aid was received?
Gisele Galindo
22:37
Can international students who have social security apply for it ?
Elizabeth Lebeaux
22:44
If you are receiving outside scholarship that will be paid directly to Baruch and a scholarship from Baruch, should you deduct the total amount from the accepted FAFSA loan?
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
23:38
International students are not eligible for Federal aid (including Federal loans)
Mohamed Asran
23:52
Should I accept my entire award from FAFSA or accept only how much I need for Fall and Spring ?
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
24:02
Graduate students are only eligible for Unsubsidized loans and PLUS loans
Jamilla Schuster
25:03
How would I know if my decision to decline my financial aid was received?
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
25:27
To reinstate your cancelled/declined loan, you can complete the Direct Loan Change form: https://enrollmentmanagement.baruch.cuny.edu/financial-aid-services/loan-change/
Rodd Ruiz
25:45
In additional to accepting unsubsidized loans can we apply for private student loans and how are those funds applied?
Tenzin Damdul
26:44
When is the last day for tuition payment?
Trong Hien Ly
26:51
will the federal loan issue in one transaction for example 20,500 after loan fee will go direct to my bank account?
Alexis Harrington
27:09
Regarding the unsubsidized loan, I thought they only charge interest after you graduate from the program?
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
27:50
You can apply for a private loan as additional aid. You would need to do your own research and contact that specific private loan provider about their application process. Private loans have their own criteria that differs from Federal loans.
Tenzin Damdul
28:33
How would you know if you already completed MPN?
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
28:48
Questions about tuition charges and payments, you would need to contact the Bursar’s Office at (bursar@baruch.cuny.edu). Visit the site: https://adminfinance.baruch.cuny.edu/bursar/
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
30:12
Unsubsidized loans accumulate interest while you are enrolled.
Rodd Ruiz
31:02
I have researched private loans lenders and their criteria, my question would be they advised me they pay the university directly will you then reimburse me?
Alexis Harrington
32:15
how long does it take for the direct loan form to be processed once submitted?
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
32:28
Federal and private loans are paid towards your balance first. Any excess credit is then sent to you as a refund.
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
33:47
For Federal loans, you must be enrolled at least 6 credits (graduate) to be eligible. Private loans may have a different requirement.
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
34:05
This is per semester.
Emily Mack
35:17
can you sign up for a tuition payment plan with out a loan?
Tenzin Damdul
36:08
How do you activate your Baruch email
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
37:08
You can apply for a tuition payment plan without having a loan if you wish to pay out of pocket. Please contact the Bursar Office for more information and assistance.
Rodd Ruiz
37:17
Are we assigned a financial aid representative that we can contact directly via email or is there a general email address to direct question to?
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
39:26
For general financial aid questions: FAScustomerservice@baruch.cuny.eduFor graduate financial aid related questions: FASgraduate@baruch.cuny.edu
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
40:15
Claim Baruch email: https://bctc.baruch.cuny.edu/students/baruch-username-baruchmail/
Elizabeth Lebeaux
40:40
If you are receiving outside scholarship that will be paid directly to Baruch and a scholarship from Baruch, should you deduct the total amount from the accepted FAFSA loan?
Trong Hien Ly
40:51
when will we start pay off the debt? during school or after we have a job? If we can't find any job, what will happen?
Jason Orcel
41:56
If I get a loan and then receive a scholarship how do I adjust that
Elizabeth Lebeaux
42:30
If you are receiving an outside scholarship that requires a bill/invoice directly from Baruch to receive payment, how can I get that processed?
Elena Chang
42:32
If we do not enroll in a payment plan, and there is a 20k loan accepted, that amount will automatically be split and paid at the first tuition due date this month, yes?
Omobosola Sholuade
42:58
What financial aid is available to international students?
Emily Mack
44:11
does FAFSA aid come solely in the form of laons?
Alexis Harrington
44:45
what is the deadline to apply for the tution payment plan
Laura Sanchez
45:09
What are the options for international students ?
Alexis Harrington
46:08
does the interest begin adding up once you accept it or once it is disbursed?
Abdulai Bah
49:10
I have just accepted my loan can you please tell me what happens next?
Elena Chang
49:36
Once financial aid pays for Fall 2022 tuition due date, and actual classes begin end of this month - in a scenario when student needs to cancel school attendance, what is the refund option? Ex. If need to withdraw in September, will student be responsible for any funds and lose it?
Emily Mack
49:51
is it normal to consistently have issues and glitches with the CUNYfirst page? especially the FAFSA connected page
Andrea Buzon
50:06
Are there any procedures in place if our work site does tuition reimbursement ? Do we have to tell bursar ?
Trong Hien Ly
50:42
can we have this slide for more information?
Rodd Ruiz
50:52
When you say enrolled in 6 credits when does registration begin?
Abdulai Bah
51:50
Where do I find my TO DO again please?
Chuyin Qiu
52:12
My CUNYfirst says my financial aid is still pending. How long does it take to finalize it? When is a good time for me to make a payment for any outstanding balance?
Alexis Harrington
52:24
And in order to receive loans, we apply every year through fasfa oct 1st correct?
Alexis Harrington
52:33
continue*
Tenzin Damdul
55:40
Yes in the student
Tenzin Damdul
55:47
center*
Don Kristopher Angeles
58:49
Thank you for the webinar!
Alexis Harrington
58:57
if I accept total loan amount for both fall and spring and end up receiving scholarship for spring, how would I go about canceling the loan disbursement for spring
Alexis Harrington
59:05
last one sorry
Alexis Harrington
59:36
thank you !
Daisy Carrera
01:00:36
What are your offices business hours
Rodd Ruiz
01:00:39
Thank you all very much
Yisy Grullon (Financial Aid)
01:01:01
BOSS: https://students.baruch.cuny.edu/
Elizabeth Lebeaux
01:01:44
thank you!!