New to ISU?

Before you attend orientation and prepare for the start of classes in August, make sure you visit our New to ISU page for information about Financial Aid at Orientation, and information to secure your financial aid for the 2018-19 year.

Financial Aid Award Timeline

New to Iowa State this fall? Award letters are viewable in AccessPlus under “Financial Aid” then “Financial Aid Award” as of the following dates:
  • January 30, 2018: New direct from high school students
  • March 20, 2018: Transfer students
  • April 24, 2018: Continuing students and new graduate students

2018 Summer Financial Aid Application

The 2018 summer financial aid application is available on AccessPlus. Remember to register for summer classes prior to applying for aid. Read more for the details on summer financial aid.

2018-2019 URA Program is now open!

The Office of Student Financial Aid is accepting NEW applications for the 2018-2019 Undergraduate Research Assistantship (URA) Program. To renew your current URA position, or complete a new application, complete the forms as indicated on the Web link below.
  • Applications are due by March 30, 2018 for interviews.
  • Guidelines, applications and the Letter of Intent form can be found here.
For further information or forms contact: Julie Arnold Office of Student Financial Aid

Looking for a job in summer 2018?

Be sure to check the Student Job Board in AccessPlus for summer job opportunities.