Accept Your Awards

In order to view and accept your financial award, you will need to access your online student account.

  1. Go to www.aamu.edu
  2. Click on myAAMU in the top right corner of the page
  3. Click on the Current Students button
  4. Click on Banner Self-Service button
  5. Sign in to Banner Self-Service using your Banner ID and Banner Password
  6. Select Financial Aid tab
  7. Select Award tab
  8. Select Award for Aid Year (and choose Current Semester)
  9. Click on Accept your Award Offer
    • Under Accepted Award Offer, you have the option to accept full or partial amount. You also have the option to decline the award offer.
    • Accept a partial amount by selecting Accept and entering the amount in the Accept Partial Amount field.
*Contact the IT Help Desk if you require assistance with accessing your online student account. They can be reached at 256-372-4357.

FIRST TIME BORROWERS (Graduate or Undergraduate) MUST visit www.studentloans.gov and complete Entrance Counseling and sign the Master Promissory Note (MPN). Sign in using your FSA ID Username and Password.

FEDERAL PLUS LOANS

Parent PLUS (Undergraduate students)

  • Parents choosing to take advantage of the plus loan option must visit www.studentloans.gov and complete the Parent Plus Loan application. The parent will need to sign in using their FSA ID Username and Password. Note that this is a credit based loan.
  • If approved, the parent MUST to complete the Master Promissory Note (MPN).
  • If denied, and the parent chooses not to pursue the Plus loan further, the student’s unsubsidized loan will be increased. The parent also has the option to use an endorser (cosigner). Parent MUST complete the Master Promissory Note (MPN) and PLUS Counseling
       

Grad PLUS (Graduate students)

  • Students choosing to take advantage of the plus loan option must visit www.studentloans.gov and complete the Grad Plus Loan application. The student will need to sign in using their FSA ID Username and Password. Note that this is a credit based loan.
  • If approved, the student MUST to complete the Master Promissory Note (MPN).
  • If denied, the student has the option to use an endorser(cosigner). Student MUST complete the Master Promissory Note (MPN) and PLUS Counseling.