Office of Student Financial Assistance

Only Federal Loan or Federal Work Study offered awards can be accepted, reduced and/or declined on your myUCF account. Grants and scholarships require no acceptance.

Step-by-Step Guide to Accept, Decline or Reduce Loans

Step 1- Go to your myUCF portal – my.ucf.edu
Step 2- Log in using your assigned NID and password

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Step 3- Click on Student Self Service

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Step 4- Go to Finances section, under Financial Aid and click Accept/Decline Awards.

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Step 5- Click on the appropriate financial aid year you wish to view

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Step 6- Read and follow the instructions carefully to avoid any processing delay.

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Only offered loans can be accepted or declined. All other awards will automatically be accepted.

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Click on either accept or decline boxes for each award.

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Students must accept the offered subsidized loans before accepting the unsubsidized loans.

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To accept only a partial amount for each semester:

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A) Click the Accept Box to have access to reduce the loan amount

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B) Delete the amount in the box under the ” Accepted Column” and enter the reduced amount you wish to receive.

NOTE: The minimum amount for acceptance is $200.00. (Reducing the subsidized loan may also cancel out the unsubsidized loan)

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C) Click the submit button

To decline an award, click the box under the decline option

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DO NOT enter a $0 for the accepted amount.

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Click Yes on the Submit confirmation screen
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Click OK on the Submit confirmation screen

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