2017-18 Early FAFSA

October 1st

FAFSA Available to Complete

December 1st

FAFSA Priority Aid Deadline for 2017-18

If you plan to attend college from You will submit this FAFSA You can submit the FAFSA from Using income and tax information from
July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016 2015-16 January 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016 2014
July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017 2016-17 January 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017 2015
July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018 2017-18 October 1, 2016 - June 30, 2018 2015
July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019 2018-19 October 1, 2017 - June 30, 2019 2016

2017-18 Financial Aid Calender

  • September 1st - Apply for Scholarships.
  • October 1st - Apply for 2017-18 FAFSA.
  • Fall 2016 - Check with specific academic college for scholarships.
  • December 1st - Complete FAFSA by Dec. 1st for ISU priority aid consideration.
  • December 1st - Freshman Financial Aid Scholarship app due.
  • March 1 - Returning/Transfer Financial Aid Scholarship app due.

File Your FAFSA Days

Financial Aid Advisors will be available for walk-in advising to help students file their 2017-18 FAFSA. If these times do not work for you, please contact our office to set-up an appointment. Iowa State’s FAFSA priority deadline is December 1, 2016.

  • Monday, October 3: 1-4 pm
  • Tuesday, October 11: 1-4 pm
  • Friday, October 14: 8-11 am
  • Monday, October 17: 8-11 am
  • Wednesday, October 19: 2-4 pm
  • Monday, October 24: 1-4 pm
  • Tuesday, November 1: 8-11 am
  • Monday, November 7: 9-11 am
  • Thursday, November 10: 2-4 pm
  • Tuesday, November 15: 1-4 pm
  • Wednesday, November 16: 1-4 pm

*All days/times available in Office of Student Financial Aid, 0210 Beardshear*