Important: Incomplete forms will result in processing delays. Do not leave any blanks on your worksheet!
(For questions regarding your income, you may use a 0 in each blank if you need to indicate you did not receive the specified type of funding)
Use these forms if you have been selected for verification for Fall 2023, Spring 2024,
or Summer 2024 Semesters.
NOTICE: Please submit the items that pertain to your verification tracking group that is reported on your Student Aid Report. Please check the Student Requirements section on the Financial Aid tab in your GoldLink account for additional information about the verification group in which you have been placed.
You can also check your GoldLink account to determine which forms need to be submitted in order to complete the verification process.
If you didn't use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool, remember to order IRS Tax Return Transcripts!
IRS Contact Information:
TELS Verification Opt-Out Form
(Contact the ETSU Office of Financial Aid if you only want the Tennessee Hope/Merit Scholarship and are interested in opting out of the verification process.)