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SHUawards Log In Instructions

You must have a financial aid record already established at Sacred Heart University in order to use this system.

If you are a first time user of SHUawards, click on First Time User in the Log In box and 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 have not begun the financial aid application process, you can get started by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid online . Enter our school code, 001403, on your application and we will automatically receive a copy. First Year and Transfer students should also t also complete the CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE  using CSS ID 3780 to be considered for institutional and private financial assistance.  

Currently enrolled students are able to log in with their 7 digit SHU Student ID number and a Student Financial Assistance (SFA) PIN. 

If you forgot your PIN, click on “Forgot your PIN?” in the Log In box and follow the instructions to create a new PIN.  

SHUawards SFA Inquiry System 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