There are two options for checking your Financial Aid status.
Option 1: To verify if your FAFSA and TAP applications have been processed. Log in to CUNY Portal
Option 2: To check if your awards/funds have been transferred to CUNYfirst after you enrolled/registered for classes.
Option 1: Using E-FAP
- Go to www.cuny.edu
- On the right hand side under "Welcome to CUNY"
- Click on "Portal Log In"
- Log in by entering your "Username" and "Password"
- Click on the "Admissions/Financial Aid" link
- In the "Admissions/Financial Aid" box, Click on "eFAP (Financial Aid)"
- On the left side bar, click on "Financial Aid"
- (make sure the correct award year and semester is selected)
- Click on "Awards"
- Note: If a message appears your application has problems/ issues, or if you do not see any information, Contact the Financial Aid Office.
Option 2: Using CUNYfirst:
Note: You must be enrolled /registered for classes to view your awards in CUNYfirst.
- Log in to CUNYfirst
- Enter your Username and Password and click the Go icon.
- Select > Enterprise Menu > Select HR/Campus Solutions
- Navigate to: Self Service > Student Center.
- In the Finances section, click the View Financial Aid link.
- On the Select Aid Year to View page in the Aid Year column, click the link for the year that you wish to view.
- On the Award Summary page, view the total for the year in the Aid Year section and the total by term in the Terms section.
- Click the Full-Yr Financial Aid Summary link to display a budget total and total aid.
- On the Full-Yr Financial Aid Summary page, click Estimated Financial Aid Budget link displayed as an amount.
- The Estimated Financial Aid Budget displays by term with a breakdown by category.
- Select the Return link on both the Estimated Financial Aid Budget and Full-Yr Financial Aid Summary pages.
- On the Award Summary page in the Terms section, click the View Scheduled Disbursement Dates link.
- The Scheduled Disbursements page displays with projected dates for award disbursements.
- Note: At the time of disbursement, these amounts display as a payment.
- Select the Return to Award Summary link.
End of Procedure.