Title IV financial aid includes aid from the Pell Grant, Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG), Direct Loan, and PLUS Loan programs.
The terms of the Financial Responsibility Agreement, which all Cornell students must submit, grant authorization to allow Federal Title IV financial aid, except for Federal Work Study wages, to be applied to all charges assessed to your student account, including any outstanding balance for tuition, fees, room and board, student health insurance, parking permits, bookstore charges, service fees and fines.
Students have the option to withdraw this authorization.
If you withdraw authorization:
To withdraw Title IV authorization:
The Bursar’s office must receive the form at least two weeks before the start of a term for the withdrawal authorization to effect how aid is applied for that term and all subsequent terms.
If after previously withdrawing your authorization you would like to reauthorize Cornell to apply Title IV funds to all allowable charges, please contact the Office of the Bursar for instructions. Reauthorization is not retroactive or instantaneous.