Most Frequently Asked Questions You're always welcome to email or call us for answers, but for your convenience, we've curated our responses to the most common questions that arise among applicants. Early Decision and Financial Aid I was admitted Early Decision, what if I have questions about my financial aid? What happens if the financial aid award doesn't seem as though it will work for my family? Gap Years If I take a Gap Year, what happens to my financial aid award? General Financial Aid Will I lose some financial aid if I receive an outside award/scholarship? Will my aid change after the first year?