COMPLETING AN ONLINE EXIT COUNSELING SESSION
Take advantage and meet with a Financial Aid Student Loan Office for an in-person loan advising appointment to complete this online session.
Have available the following information:
1. FSA ID Username and Password. (fsaid.ed.gov)
2. PROVIDE 3 REFERENCES, INCLUDING NAME, ADDRESS, E-MAIL ADDRESS, AND TELEPHONE
a. CLOSEST RELATIVE or NEXT OF KIN
b. REFERENCES (I.E. EMPLOYER, COUNSELOR, RELATIVE NOT IN SAME HOUSEHOLD).
a. Go to studentloans.gov
b. Click on the ‘Login’ icon and enter your Federal Student Aid ID (FSA ID). Please note, if you login incorrectly three times or more with the wrong username or password, the account will be locked for 30 minutes. Please use the forgot your username or password option.
c. Review disclaimer information
d. Click on the icon link ‘Complete Exit Counseling’
e. At ‘Complete Counseling’ screen, scroll down to Exit Counseling at the bottom of the page and click on ‘START’ to begin.
f. In the left navigation bar, under ‘Add School to Notify’, add ‘Motion Picture Institute’, then click ‘NOTIFY THIS SCHOOL’, then click ‘Continue’.
g. Complete the online Exit Counseling session – includes five loan literacy modules.
h. Complete ‘CHECK YOUR KNOWLEDGE’ boxes to advance in the session.
i. Click ‘SUBMIT’ upon completion.
Tip* Check your student loan status each term by registering with your student loan servicer at their website for first-hand information on your student loans
It is important to remember that your federal loan servicer is there to help you stay clear of delinquency and default. There are a variety of options they can provide.
The worst thing you can do is ignore them! Here is a website with a list of the USDOE’s Federal Loan Servicers.
For a full history of your federal student loans, please go to http://www.nslds.ed.gov