Rejecting Your Loans


Please take the time to read our sections “Types of Financial Aid” and “How To Borrow Responsibly” prior to making the decision to accept or reject your loans. Once you have made your decision please follow the instructions below to Reject your loans:

STEP 1: Access your BCC Portal Account

STEP 2: Click on Web Advisor for Students

STEP 3: Choose Financial Aid for Students

STEP 4: Choose from the drop down menu the 2016-2017 award year

STEP 5: Choose Reject from the dropdown menu.

STEP 6: Click Submit

STEP 7: Check your Bergen email account for an update.

To be eligible for a Federal Direct Loan, students must:

  1. Be enrolled in an Associate’s Degree or eligible Certificate program
  2. Be making Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
  3. Complete a 2016-2017 FAFSA,
  4. Submit all documents (if requested) & completed the verification process (if applicable)
  5. Be registered for at least six (6) credits each semester
  6. Not exceed maximum aggregate loan limit
  7. Not be in default of student loans

Thank you,

Office of Financial Aid