Viewing Your Award Status

Checking Your Financial Aid Information

Financial Aid information regarding missing documents or award status can be found online through your Mt. SAC Portal.

  1. Go to your Mt. SAC Portal and log in with your user ID and password. Personal Identification Number (PIN): Use the PIN you normally use for registration.
  2. Select the Financial Aid tab.

Application Status

  1. Review the red flags and resolve these items for the financial aid process to continue.
  2. To download financial aid forms, click on the requirement. Make sure all the submitted forms have the appropriate signatures, especially the tax returns.

Award Status

  • In your Financial Aid Requirements box select the Financial Aid Status link.

Financial Aid Award Status

  • Click on the award year you would like to view.
  • Click on Award Overview

Award Overview

  • You can now view your awards.
    Award Overview
  • Review them carefully and remember that Pell grant awards are based on full-time enrollment (e.g. 12+ units). If you are less than full-time, your disbursement will be adjusted accordingly.
  • For further information on navigating your financial aid portal, download the Navigating the FA Portal guide.