New students must submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination in order to register for classes.
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Find eligibility requirement information for this loan on the Financial Aid Loans page.
First-time Institutional Loan borrowers are required to:
All borrowers will be contacted via their Poet email account with instructions by ECSI (our loan servicer) once documents are ready to be completed online. Loan(s) cannot be disbursed until all electronic documents are accurately completed. Timely completion of this processes will ensure disbursement on the school designated disbursement date.
As part of the online process, Heartland ECSI will need to validate the borrower's identity. To validate identity, borrowers will need to enter their Social Security Number, Last Name, First Name, and Date of Birth. Once complete, electronic documents will automatically be delivered to Whittier College Business Office.
If you have further questions about this process, contact Esther Gagner at email@example.com or 562.907.4871.