Financial Aid Offer & Next Steps

The Financial Aid Offer is a complete overview of the financial aid offered to students eligible to receive financial aid based on merit or need. The Financial Aid Offer also includes an average cost of attendance, which is used to determine financial aid eligibility. Once review of the financial aid file is complete, students will be notified via their Butler email when the Financial Aid Offer is available to view online at Paper notifications are also sent to new incoming students. The Financial Aid Offer is not a bill or a statement of the student’s account.

Follow the steps below to ensure that all your aid will disburse to the student account in a timely manner. Also, check out the videos below for help Understanding Your Financial Aid Offer, Navigating Federal Direct Loans, and to Explore Your Financial Options.

Don’t forget to check your Student Financial Planning tool regularly. All actions must be complete in order for your financial aid to successfully disburse to your student account. Students may also grant a parent access to their Student Financial Planning tool. Learn how to do so here.