Terms & Conditions and Accepting Awards

In order to accept your financial aid awards online, you must accept the Terms and Conditions on myGate.  

 PROCEDURES FOR ACCEPTING TERMS & CONDITIONS AND FINANCIAL AID AWARDS

 Log into your myGate at myGate.murraystate.edu using your Murray State user id and password

  • Click on the financial aid tab located toward the upper right hand corner of the page
  • Click on the link ‘Your Financial Aid/Scholarship Awards’ located toward the upper right hand corner of the page
  • Click on the dropdown and chose the Aid Year you wish to review
  • Click ‘Submit’

To Accept Electronic Participation

  • Click on the Terms and Conditions Tab
  • Review the terms and conditions

Once you have scrolled to the bottom of the Terms and Conditions Tab, you will have the choice to ‘Accept’ or ‘Do Not Accept’. If you choose the ‘Do Not Accept’, you will receive a pop-up box indicating that you will not be eligible to receive aid.

  • Click ‘OK’ to choose and Click ‘Accept’

Once you click ‘Accept’, you must scroll to the bottom.

You have successfully accepted Terms and Conditions once the message is displayed as:

You have accepted the Terms and Conditions

Accepting Awards

After you have successfully accepted the Terms and Conditions

  • Click on the ‘Accept Award Offer’ tab.

All financial aid you are eligible to receive will be listed. You will be able to accept or decline each loan or grant award listed. (Please note that although you will see the scholarship awards in an offered status, you must go to the scholarship tab to accept them.)

  • If you wish to accept all awards at one time, click ‘Accept Full Amount of Awards’.
  • If you do not wish to accept all awards, click on the dropdown to the right of each award and choose ‘accept’ or ‘decline’.
  • If you do not wish to accept the entire amount of the award, enter the amount you are choosing in the ‘Accept Partial Amount’ box.

Once you have selected the awards amounts to accept or decline,

  • Scroll to the bottom and choose either ‘Accept Full Amount All Awards’ or ‘Submit Decision’.

To print your awards

  • Click on the ‘Print’ link at the top of the ‘Accept Award Offer’ tab.

Instructions for accepting terms and conditions on myGate