Redefining the Classroom

Using Anchor Access to Access Your Financial Aid Information

Accepting your financial aid in Anchor Access:

  1. Go to my.lssu.edu (see the helpful hints below for more information)
  2. Enter your Username and Password
  3. Click on Anchor Access (Located in the box labeled "LSSU Web Services")
  4. Click on Financial Aid
  5. Click on Award
  6. Click on Accept Award Offer
  7. Select the correct academic year and click Submit
  8. Review the following tabs:
    1. * General Information tab
    2. * Award Overview tab
    3. * Terms and Conditions tab of your award carefully and accept the terms and conditions if they are agreeable to you. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions, you will NOT be able to accept your financial aid on line. Contact the Financial Aid Office.
    4. Review your Housing Status and report any additional aid you are receiving that is not listed on your award by using the 'Report Changes' on the Terms and Conditions tab.
    5. * Accept Award Offer tab. Under the award decision column, use the "Accept" or "Decline" feature to respond to each type of aid offered
    6. * Special Messages tab

      Contact the Financial Aid Office at 906.635.2678 if you have any questions

View your required documents in Anchor Access:

  1. Go to my.lssu.edu
  2. Enter your Username and Password
  3. Click on Anchor Access (Located in the box labeled "LSSU Web Services")
  4. Click on Financial Aid
  5. Click on Requirements
  6. Click on Documents needed to Receive Aid

    Contact the Financial Aid Office at 906.635.2678 if you have any questions

Helpful Hints

  • To log in for the first time, go to http://my.lssu.edu.
  • Your user name is the first initial of your first name, followed by your last name.
  • If another user already has this user name, your middle initial will be added after the first initial of your first name.
  • Your password will be your birth date MMDDYY – 6 digits long. Once you access My.LSSU, you may change your password by clicking “My Account.”
  • If you have any problems logging in, please contact the IT Help Desk at 906-635-6677.