Financial Aid Calendar and Deadlines

  • Early Decision 1 Applicants
    November 15 CSS Profile and Noncustodial Parent Profile applications due
    FAFSA application due
    November 15 • A signed copy of the student’s 2017 Federal Income Tax Return or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 statements via IDOC.
    • A signed copy of the parents’ 2017 Federal Income Tax Return, including all tax schedules or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 statements. If a foreign tax return will be submitted, a translated copy must be attached to the original via IDOC.
    • A copy of all 2017 business tax returns and K-1 statements, if applicable, via IDOC.
    • Federal Verification documents via IDOC.
    December 18 • Tentative Financial Aid Notifications sent to students.
    March 2 Cal Grant GPA Verification due for students of California.
  • Early Decision 2 Applicants
    January 1 CSS Profile and Noncustodial Parent Profile applications due
    FAFSA application due
    January 1 • A signed copy of the student’s 2017 Federal Income Tax Return or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 statements via IDOC.
    • A signed copy of the parents’ 2017 Federal Income Tax Return, including all tax schedules or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 statements. If a foreign tax return will be submitted, a translated copy must be attached to the original via IDOC.
    • A copy of all 2017 business tax returns and K-1 statements, if applicable, via IDOC.
    • Federal Verification documents via IDOC.
    February 12 • Tentative Financial Aid notifications sent to students.
    March 2 Cal Grant GPA Verification due for students of California.
  • Regular Decision Applicants
    January 1 FAFSA application due
    CSS Profile and Noncustodial Parent Profile applications due
    January 1 • A signed copy of the student’s 2017 Federal Income Tax Return or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 statements via IDOC.
    • A signed copy of the parents’ 2017 Federal Income Tax Return, including all tax schedules or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 statements. If a foreign tax return will be submitted, a translated copy must be attached to the original via IDOC.
    • A copy of all 2017 business tax returns and K-1 statements, if applicable via IDOC.
    • Federal Verification documents due via IDOC.
    March 2 Cal Grant GPA Verification due for students of California.
    April 1 • Tentative Financial Aid notifications sent to students.
  • Fall Transfer Applicants
    March 2 Cal Grant GPA Verification due for students of California.
    April 1 FAFSA application due
    CSS Profile and Noncustodial Parent Profile applications due
    May 15 • Tentative Financial Aid Notifications sent to students.
    May 1 • A signed copy of the student’s 2017 Federal Income Tax Return or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 statements via IDOC.
    • A signed copy of the parents’ 2016 Federal Income Tax Return, including all tax schedules or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 statements. If a foreign tax return will be submitted, a translated copy must be attached to the original via IDOC.
    • A copy of all 2017 business tax returns and K-1 statements, if applicable via IDOC.
    • Federal Verification documents due via IDOC.
  • Spring Transfer Applicants
    October 10 FAFSA application due
    CSS Profile and Noncustodial Parent Profile applications due
    • A signed copy of the student’s 2017 Federal Income Tax Return or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 statements via IDOC.
    • A signed copy of the parents’ 2017 Federal Income Tax Return, including all tax schedules or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 statements. If a foreign tax return will be submitted, a translated copy must be attached to the original via IDOC.
    • A copy of all 2017 business tax returns and K-1 statements, if applicable via IDOC.
    • Federal Verification documents due via IDOC.
    November 11 • Financial Aid Notifications sent to students.
  • New Resource Applicants
    March 2 FAFSA application due
    CSS Profile application due
    March 2 • A signed copy of the student (and spouse’s) 2017 Federal Income Tax Return, or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 statements. If a foreign tax return will be submitted, a translated copy must be attached to the original via IDOC.
    • A copy of all 2017 business tax returns and K-1 statements, if applicable via IDOC.
    • Federal Verification documents due via IDOC.
    May 13 • Financial Aid Notifications sent to students.
  • Returning Students
    March 2 FAFSA application due
    CSS Profile and Noncustodial Parent Profile applications due
    March 2 • A signed copy of the student’s 2017 Federal Income Tax Return or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 and K-1 statements via IDOC.
    • For dependent students, a signed copy of the parents’ 2017 Federal Income Tax Return including all tax schedules, or Statement of Non-filing, along with all W-2 forms. If a foreign tax return will be submitted, a translated copy must be attached to the original via IDOC.
    • A copy of all 2017 business tax returns and K-1 statements, if applicable via IDOC.
    • Federal Verification documents due via IDOC.
    July • Students will be notified by email to review their Student Portal once they have been awarded. All notifications for students who completed their files on-time will be available by July 31.
    August • Student and Parent Loan paperwork due to the Financial Aid Office.