New to Iowa State University

The Office of Student Financial Aid is excited to welcome you to ISU!
Important dates and links with answers to commonly asked questions.

Financial Aid for Fall 2015-Spring 2016

  • File the 2015-2016 FAFSA at
  • Find answers to your FAFSA questions on our FAFSA website
  • Track the status of your filed FAFSA by going to "FAFSA Status" from the "Financial Aid" menu in AccessPlus
  • Visit the Scholarships website for more information about available scholarships
  • Financial Aid Award Letters will start posting in AccessPlus throughout the month of April

Looking for a work-study job this semester?

The America Reads/America Counts (AR/AC) program is now hiring work-study students! Download an employment application and learn more about the AR/AC program

Will you be attending summer classes at ISU?

Visit our summer financial aid website for more information about requirements to receive summer financial aid