EXIT LOAN COUNSELING SESSIONS

*ATTENTION GRADUATES*SPRING 2022

You are REQUIRED by the U.S. Department of Education to complete an online “Exit Loan Counseling” if you have received a federal direct subsidized or unsubsidized loan while attending college.  

Failure to complete the mandatory exit counseling will result in you not receiving your diploma.

The Financial Aid Office will receive an electronic notification from the U.S. Department of Education (weekly) and your Banner account will be updated, you do not need to contact our office, please check your Banner Self-Service account.


Please follow the steps below for the online requirement:

Step 1:  Log on to https://studentaid.gov

Step 2:  Select “Log In” (Use your FSA User Name or Email address and Password)

Step 3:  Select Manage Loans on this page

Step 4:  Select the topic “Complete Exit Loan Counseling

Step 5:  Select program type:  Undergraduate or Graduate

Step 6:  Exit Counseling Overview will appear, then scroll down the page and select “Start”

Step 7: Proceed until process is complete

Step 8:  Final screen will display Exit Counseling Summary


Two key points to remember: 1) make sure to use your (the student) FSA ID and password log-in information, 2) make sure you select EXIT counseling session. 

Additionally, you will have the opportunity to attend a Zoom session that will allow you to speak with a financial aid representative.  It is important that you are aware and understand the various repayment options available to you in managing your student loan debt. 


Please attend one of the sessions listed.  Each session is approximately one (1) hour.

Date - April 25th through April 30th

Time

Monday through Friday      

10:00 a.m.    or    3:00 p.m.

Saturday

  10:00 a.m.    or    11:00 a.m.

  

No registration is required. Please attend one (1) session that fits your schedule.

10:00 a.m.

April 25th through April 30th

https://zoom.us/j/97297730188?pwd=RklmcVVRMml0M0cwZEhSR25hQTRQUT09

Meeting ID: 972 9773 0188   Passcode: mKcQ8f


3:00 p.m.

April 25th through April 30th

https://zoom.us/j/96184979798?pwd=UWNMRHpkUmlvY0dHRmZIMXVDSEc4Zz09

Meeting ID: 961 8497 9798   Passcode: C4y1aL


10:00 a.m.

Saturday, April 30, 2022

https://zoom.us/j/95716290549?pwd=anphTDQ2cXM3b2ZnV1IrNStoWmo5UT09

Meeting ID: 957 1629 0549   Passcode: SegFD8


11:00 a.m.

Saturday, April 30, 2022

https://zoom.us/j/95882452147?pwd=dEw3WEhlTi9aMVd3eEpzcTEzTVNvUT09

Meeting ID: 958 8245 2147   Passcode: 1HtY25


For more information, please contact the Financial Aid Office at (804) 524-5990 or finaid@vsu.edu .

Exit Loan Counseling   
Repaying Your Loans   


YOUR FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE ON-LINE EXIT COUNSELING REQUIREMENT WILL RESULT IN YOUR DEGREE/DIPLOMA BEING WITHHELD.  
 
If you have additional questions, please contact Karen Jenkins-World at 804-524-5328, email kjenkins@vsu.edu or finaid@vsu.edu.