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Spring Transfer Applicants

Spring Transfer Applicants

Students who are U.S. Citizens or Eligible Non-Citizens are eligible to receive an early financial aid package including federal*, state and institutional awards by December 1. 

Complete the following steps: 

  • Both the FAFSA and the CSS Profile are available on the same date, October 1.
  • File the Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) and CSS Profile by the November 1 deadline. Filing both forms at the same time will help you ensure the financial data are consistent on the two applications.
    • Secure a Federal Student Aid ID (FSA ID) before filing the FAFSA.
    • Your family will use 2015 income information on both applications.
  • Respond to requests for additional information on a timely basis no later than November 17 and ensure all documents requiring a signature are signed. 

What to expect: Next Steps in Completing the Financial Aid Process:


  • Eligibility for state, federal and institutional aid is determined by estimated family contribution, enrollment status, academic performance and availability of funds.  

*To be considered for federal aid you only need to file a FAFSA.