Online Award Request Instructions

Students requesting student employment or a loan must be enrolled in a minimum of six financial aid eligible credit hours. You must have a complete financial aid file before you can accept your award. Eligibility is determined by the Financial Aid and Scholarship department upon completion of the process below. Loan applications will be processed in 7 ‐ 10 business days.

  1. Go to to complete (a) Loan Entrance Counseling and (b) Master Promissory Note.
  2. First time CNM loan borrowers must attend a thirty-minute, in person Entrance Counseling Information Session
  3. Log into myCNM.
  4. Select Financial Aid on the left bar.
  5. Select the Award under My Financial Aid.
  6. Select Award for Aid Year.
  7. Select the desired Aid year
  8. Select Accept Award Offer tab.
  9. Drop down > Accept loans under “Select Decision” and submit.

If there are no loans on your account, you may request a loan on the CNM site.

You may also request student employment.