View Your Estimated Payment
Aftering registering for courses, students may view their estimated financial aid and estimated first payment in Banner. On July [TBA], 2013, the official amount for the first payment--due by Thursday, August 15, 2013--will be posted in BlazerNET. Students who fail to make the first payment by the deadline will be dropped from their courses.
The estimated aid and payment information in Banner will update as students make changes that impact their accounts (e.g., adding or dropping courses, registering for housing, changing meal plans, etc.).
Students should review their estimated aid carefully to ensure that all financial aid they anticipate--other than work study--appears correctly. If a student feels that anticipated aid is not appearing correctly on the account, the student should contact the following offices to verify the aid:
|UAB Scholarships||Office of Financial Aid||934-8223 or email@example.com|
|Veterans Benefits||Veterans Affairs||934-8804 or firstname.lastname@example.org|
|PACT (Alabama Prepaid Affordable College Tuition Program)||Student Accounting||934-3570|
|UAB Dependent Benefits||Benefits Office||934-3458 or email@example.com|
|Outside Scholarships||Office of Financial Aid||934-8223 or firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Other||Office of Financial Aid||934-8223 or email@example.com|
Students may refer any additional questions to 205-934-4300 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Are my PACT (Alabama Prepaid Affordable College Tuition Program) funds reflected in the amount of aid I am receiving and the amount of my initial payment?
A: PACT funds have not been added to the system at this time, but will be added later as the funds are received by UAB. The PACT payments will post prior to the first due date as long as the student has remaining eligibility. Please check to make sure you have taken the appropriate steps to have these funds applied to your UAB account. If you have questions regarding your PACT benefits, please call student accounting at (205)934-3570.
Q: My parent is an employee at UAB and has Educational Assistance Benefits, are these funds reflected in the amount of aid I am receiving and the amount of my initial payment?
A: Employees, their spouse and their dependents may be eligible for tuition assistance, but are required to annually certify their eligibility for these benefits. To learn how this process works please visit the Policies and Procedures Manual: Section 319.
Q: Why are the Veteran’s Benefits I receive not included in my amount of aid for fall?
A: Veteran’s Benefits are not posted at this time. To ensure that all paperwork is in place for the awarding of benefits please contact the Veteran Affairs at 934-8804.
Q: I am receiving a scholarship from and entity outside of UAB; how will this award be considered in determining my initial payment amount?A: If you are receiving an outside scholarship, please contact the Office of Financial Aid at 934-8223 to complete the resource form so this award can be considered in calculating your initial payment.