Select a section to view a list of financial aid forms and documents for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018.
Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan Request Form
Submit this form to apply for the federal direct parent loan for undergraduate students (PLUS). For information about this parent loan program, go to www.csun.edu/financialaid/federal-plus-loan.
Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan Request Form
Submit this form to apply for a Graduate PLUS Loan for the 2017-18 academic year. For information about the Graduate PLUS program, go to www.csun.edu/financialaid/federal-plus-loan.
Federal Direct Loan Request Form
Do NOT use this link if you can accept your Direct Loan online, (see How to Accept a Loan Tutorial). When you click on the link above, you will be redirected to the myNorthridge portal. Log in and complete the electronic 2017-18 Federal Direct Loan Request form. It may take up to 8 weeks for this request to be processed.
Summer 2018 Loan Request Forms will not be available until mid-May
Income Appeal Forms
The deadline to submit Income Appeal forms for the 2017-2018 academic year has passed.
Other Forms and Documents
Authorization to Release Information
Submit this form to authorize the Financial Aid & Scholarship Department to release student or parent information to a third party. This form must be completed every year.
2017-2018 Confirmation of Update to Citizenship
Submit this form to confirm that you have updated your U.S. citizenship status with the Social Security Administration. You must also present, in person, to the Financial Aid & Scholarship Department your original citizenship document as proof of your U.S. citizenship status. Do not send original citizenship documents by mail. For additional information, refer to How to Submit Proof of U.S. Citizenship guide.
2017-2018 Status Change Notification Form
Submit this form to report enrollment status changes for fall and/or spring term. When you click the link, you will be redirected to the myNorthridge portal. Log in and complete the electronic Status Change Notification. It may take up to 4 weeks for this request to be processed.
2017-2018 Selective Service Registration
Submit this form to notify the Financial Aid & Scholarship Department of your Selective Service registration status. Male students between the ages of 18 and 25 are required to register with Selective Service before financial aid eligibility can be determined. You must attach proof of your Selective Service registration or proof of your exemption status. Log in to the myNorthridge Portal, go to the SOLAR Student Center and review your To-Do List to see if the form is requested. For additional information, refer to How to Submit Proof of Selective Service Registration guide.
2017-2018 Statement of Educational Purpose
Submit this form so that the Financial Aid & Scholarship Department can verify your identity and collect a statement of educational purpose as required by the U.S. Department of Education. You must appear in person at the Financial Aid & Scholarship Department, present a valid government-issued photo ID and sign a statement of educational purpose attesting that the federal financial assistance you receive will be used for educational purposes only. If you are unable to appear in person, you must sign the statement, have a notary public sign it to confirm that you appeared and presented the ID confirming your identity, and submit it with a copy of your ID.
Government ID Affidavit
Submit this form if unable to present proof of your eligible noncitizen document(s) in person. You must sign the statement, have a notary public sign it to confirm that you appeared and presented the ID confirming your identity, and submit it with a copy of your ID.