Welcome to the Trine University Online Financial Aid System

Are you a new student? You will first have to activate your account. Click on the "First Time User"  link that is located in the login box. When prompted, please enter your seven-digit Student ID Number. This number is included in email communications sent by our office. Please carefully follow the specifications outlined below in order to create your password.

Are you a returning student? To access the online system, enter your Student ID Number and your Password and click submit. Or click on the  "Forgot Your Password?" link that is located in the login box to create a new password.

Note: You will need to know your security questions to complete this portion of the Password Reset.

Password Security Requirements

Passwords will expire every 60 days. If your password expires you will be prompted to change your password to conform to these security standards when attempting to log in.

  • Minimum character length is nine (9)
  • At least one Upper and one Lower case
  • At least one number
  • At least one special character (!@#$%^&*)

General Information

You must have a financial aid and/or a student record already established at Trine University in order to use this system. If you have not begun the financial aid application process, you can get started by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Enter our school code, 001839, on your application and we will automatically receive a copy of your FAFSA. 

If you have not applied for admission to Trine University you can complete an admission application.  

Upon being officially admitted into a degree seeking program at our school, an award notification is sent.

Any questions about FAFSA or financial aid, please contact the Office of Financial Aid at or toll free at 1.800.347.4878.

TrineOnLine students with questions about financial aid contact Kierra Joiner at or toll free at 1.877.294.4878.