MHEC is experiencing a surge in
students accessing our site which
may impact your ability to use MD
CAPS. We apologize for any
inconvenience this may cause.
We realize that you want to accept
your financial aid awards. Please be aware that you
have until June 3, 2011 to do so. Times
outside of usual business hours are
often easier to log on.
Keeping you informed of your status
is important to us.
is the Maryland College Aid
Processing System (MD CAPS)?
is MHEC's comprehensive
financial aid system
that allows us to process State
scholarship applications and
allocate funds more efficiently
using today's technology. It
replaces our old Student Inquiry
system. To use MD CAPS, you
must first create a Student Login Profile and then
click the activation link in the
message sent to your email account. To
create a profile, click the MD
CAPS logo above or click
Next, click "Create a Student
Login" located below the yellow
If you are having trouble creating
an MD CAPS profile and logging in, please review our
Help Creating a Student Login for MD CAPS
or review our
Frequently Asked Questions, found
features does MD CAPS offer?
Apply On-Line for certain
Check your To Do List
Check your Application Status
if MHEC has received your FAFSA
Accept or Decline Awards
Check Award and Payment Status
Transfer and Add Schools
Change Enrollment Status
Change Housing Status
Update Your Contact Information and more!
If you need
assistance you may email the Office
of Student Financial Assistance (OSFA)
or call OSFA Toll-Free at
1-800-974-1024 or 410-260-4565.
For answers to
frequently asked questions, please
click the link below.
CAPS FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Maryland Higher Education
Office of Student Financial
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