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OFFICE OF FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Priority Dates and Deadlines



2017-2018 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Priority Date: December 1, 2016
Deadline: June 30, 2018

2018-2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) – Available October 1, 2017

Priority Date: December 1, 2017
Deadline: June 30, 2019

WSU Summer 2018 Aid Application – Available mid-March 2018

Priority Date:  April 30, 2018
Deadline: July 13, 2018

2017-2018 Verification Documents

Fall 2017 Preferred Deadline: December 8, 2017
Spring 2018 Preferred Deadline: May 4, 2018
Summer 2018 Preferred Deadline: July 20, 2018

If you are turning in your documentation after the preferred deadline, please contact the Office of Financial Aid.

Direct Loans – Subsidized and Unsubsidized

Fall 2017 Deadline: December 12, 2017
Spring 2018 Deadline: May 8, 2018
Summer 2018 Deadline: July 25, 2018

Parent PLUS, Graduate PLUS – Apply at www.studentloans.gov

Fall 2017 Deadline: December 8, 2017
Spring 2018 Deadline: May 4, 2018
Summer 2018 Deadline: July 20, 2018

WSU Financial Aid Revision Form

Fall 2017 Deadline: December 8, 2017
Spring 2018 Deadline: May 4, 2018
Summer 2018 Deadline: July 20, 2018

Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeals

Fall 2017

Priority Date: June 30, 2017
Deadline: September 15, 2017

Spring 2018

Priority Date: December 8, 2017
Deadline: February 16, 2018

****Appeals received after the deadline will be held for the following semester.

Scholarships

Freshman Merit Scholarships

2018-2019: December 1, 2017 priority date

Transfer Merit Scholarships:

Spring 2018: December 1, 2017 (to be applied beginning the following fall)
Fall 2018: February 1, 2018 priority date

Scholarship Competitions (DSI, WISE, AGH, Koch, Klose, etc.)

Admission Deadline: October 1st
Application Deadline: November 1st

See www.wichita.edu/scholarshipcompetitions for details

National Merit:

Admitted by April 1, notify National Merit WSU is 1st choice by May 1st
Linwood Sexton: Admission & application deadline March 1st

See www.wichita.edu/scholarshipcompetitions for details

 Osher Scholarship – Fall entry deadline is July 1st; Spring entry deadline is December 1st

KBOR Scholarships – priority deadline May 1st  (http://www.kansasregents.org/students/student_financial_aid/scholarships_and_grants)

WSU Academic Colleges – Scholarship applications launch mid-November with a February 1st deadline

                Refer to your College’s websites for further information & applications