Financial Aid Award Notification
Please carefully review the details below before logging into WebAdvisor to review your aid award. You may want to review the Financial Aid Programs at South Dakota School of Mines
and refer to this information as you are viewing the various types of
aid being offered to your. Additionally, you can view other Paying for College Options that you may want to consider if the total aid awarded does not appear to be enough to cover your educational expenses. SD Mines does not print paper financial aid award letters. Students accept and/or reject their aid awards via WebAdvisor.
Log into WebAdvisor
- If this is your first time accessing WebAdvisor, please see the WebAdvisor brochure
for log in instructions. You may contact the Registrar's Office at
605-394-2400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any issues
accessing your account.
Once logged in, select Student to view the Student Menu.
On the lower left side of the Student Menu page, under Financial Aid, select Accept or Reject my Financial Aid Awards.
Note: Do not select FA Award Letter; this option is not used by SD
Mines and selecting it will return an error message indicating no aid
has been awarded to you.
- On the next page, select the appropriate academic year (for example, select 2017 - 2017-18 Sum/Fall/Spr).
- For Choose University, select SD Mines from the menu and submit.
- Please carefully read the information preceding the aid listing.
is possible that based on the type of aid you are being offered (a Pell
Grant, for example), you may not be given the option to accept or
reject an award. This just means that your active acceptance of the
award is not necessary.
- Once you have accepted all, rejected
all, or accepted/rejected a combination of your aid award, review the
statement at the bottom of the screen and click on the check box before
that statement and submit.
- You will be presented with the FA Award Summary page
confirming the action taken and a confirmation email will be sent to
your SD Mines email account from email@example.com with the same
information. Please review this page carefully for further instructions.
After you have completed the accept/reject process, the FA Award Summary page will include an important link for the Financial Aid Additional Information Form. Not completing this form will delay the processing of aid selections you have made. Don't skip this step.
Another important link provided on the FA Award Summary page is Finalizing Your Financial Aid Award. This page will assist you in the next steps to ensure that your aid is disbursed in a timely manner. Don't skip this step.
Please review your aid award and take appropriate action as soon as you are ready to make a decision.