Financial Aid Student Tracking System

Welcome to FASTS - the Financial Aid Student Tracking System.



Use the LOG IN BOX to the right of this information.  

Then choose, FIRST TIME USER within the LOG IN BOX.  Do not type your Goucher ID before choosing First-Time User.

Insert your Goucher ID. Your nine-digit Goucher student ID is the nine-digit number on Admissions Office correspondence or your Goucher One-Card.  

You will now be prompted to Activate Your Account by entering the nine-digit Goucher ID. Once there, you will verify your Goucher ID and choose security questions from the dropdown arrows using two different security questions.

You will then be prompted to choose a password chosen by you as a First Time user when creating a FASTS account.  

After completing your password information, review Site Terms and Conditions, check if you agree to terms and Submit.



If you have visited FASTS on a prior occasion you are a returning user.  If you have  forgotten or miplaced your password, it can be reset by contacting our office by email,   



  • Check the status of your financial aid application
  • View your financial aid awards 
  • Accept or decline awards using the Accept Awards tab and Submit
  • View Document tab to view documents received and those still outstanding 
  • Review Messages pertinent to your financial aid award
  • Check the status of your student loans for the current year
  • View your student loan history

A complete financial aid application consists of a valid Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for all undergraduate applicants for admission who are interested in receiving need-based financial aid and for current undergraduates who are interested in receiving need-based financial aid.  The FAFSA will need to be completing annually.


  • Students selected for Federal verification should check the Documents tab for additonal form requirements. Please submit missing documents at your earliest convenience.
  • All students are responsible for accessing their financial aid information through this website.
  • Remember to keep copies of all the above documents for your records. 


Log In Instructions

  • Recommended internet browsers are: Internet Explorer 11 in a windows environment, Firefox and Google Chrome (the most recent version), Safari for Windows (the most recent version) and Safari for Macintosh (Macintosh computers only)

  • If this is your first time using FASTS, click the "First-Time User" link at the top right.

  • Click the Help button at the top right of the page for more information.