How to Apply for Financial Aid in 2017-2018


New Deadlines for the 2017-18 Academic Year

You’ll be able to file your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as early as October 1, 2016 for the 2017-18 school year, and you’ll use tax information from 2015.

What You Need to Apply for Aid

Before completing the FAFSA, students and parents will need to:

  • review all of the deadline changes for the 2017-18 academic year
  • create an FSA ID (the student and parent should each have a unique FSA ID)