SHU Awards Log In Instructions
You must have a financial aid record already established at Sacred Heart University in order to use this system.
New Password Requirements
Please note our new Password Requirements as of April 2nd, 2018. We recommend that users change their password now to prevent any disruption in service. A new password must meet the following criteria:
Upper and lower case
Special characters !@#$%^&*()
Minimum number of characters 12
You will be locked out of your account after 6 failed attempts and will need to contact the Financial Aid Office to have your account reset.
If you are a first time user, click “First Time User.” Follow the instructions to create your own PIN. You will need your Sacred Heart identification number which is located in the email sent to accepted students as well as on the top of your student financial assistance award letter.
If you are a returning user, enter 7 digit ID# and your PIN. Your 7 digit ID# includes the first 0.
If you are a returning user and forgot your PIN, click “Forgot PIN.” Follow the instructions to create your PIN
If you have not begun the financial aid application process, you can get started by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online. Enter our school code, 001403, on your application and we will automatically receive a copy. First Year and Transfer students should also complete the CSS/Financial Aid Profile using CSS ID 3780 to be considered for institutional and private financial assistance.
SHU Awards Features
You will be able to access your financial assistance information online which allows you to:
- Check the status of your application
- View a list of documents we've received from you and a list of the documents still outstanding
- View your financial aid awards
- Check the status of your student loans for the current year
- View your student loan history