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Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships

Application Priority Dates 2017-2018*

* Filing your FAFSA by these priority dates will allow us to provide you with a financial aid award when award notification begins. Applications received after these dates will be awarded as long as funds are available. The summer term begins the financial aid award year. To be considered for financial aid for the summer 2017 term, you must complete the 2017-2018 FAFSA.

See the Scholarships & Grants page for dates for scholarship consideration.

Student Type Application Priority Dates Award Notification Begins
Early Decision Freshman Applicants
 

December 1, 2016

File your 2017-2018 FAFSA electronically at www.fafsa.ed.gov (earliest submission date is October 1, 2016)

Mid December
Incoming Freshman Students
Fall 2017 Entry

February 15, 2017
File your 2017-2018 FAFSA electronically at www.fafsa.ed.gov (earliest submission date is October 1, 2016)

March 1
Spring 2018 Entry

November 1, 2017
File your 2017-2018 FAFSA electronically at www.fafsa.ed.gov (earliest submission date is October 1, 2016)

Rolling
Incoming Transfer Students
Fall 2017 Entry

March 1, 2017
File your 2017-2018 FAFSA electronically at www.fafsa.ed.gov (earliest submission date is October 1, 2016)

Rolling
Spring 2018 Entry

November 1, 2017
File your 2017-2018 FAFSA electronically at www.fafsa.ed.gov (earliest submission date is October 1, 2016)

Rolling
Incoming Graduate Students
Fall 2017 Entry

March 1, 2017
File your 2017-2018 FAFSA electronically at www.fafsa.ed.gov (earliest submission date is October 1, 2016)

Mid April
Spring 2018 Entry

November 1, 2017
File your 2017-2018 FAFSA electronically at www.fafsa.ed.gov (earliest submission date is October 1, 2016)

Late November
Current Undergraduate & Graduate Students
 

April 1, 2017
File your 2017-2018 FAFSA electronically at www.fafsa.ed.gov (earliest submission date is October 1, 2016)

Summer term begins the financial aid awarding year.

Early May