How To Apply

PSU PRIORITY FAFSA FILING DEADLINE: MARCH 1

Visit FAFSA On The Web to help identify what you need to do before, during and after filling out FAFSA. It will also help you with any questions you might have as you complete your application. Use the 2016-2017 FAFSA on The Web Worksheet (pdf) as a guide by completing the worksheet before entering data on the FAFSA.

For information on who is eligible for federal aid, visit the Federal Student Aid site. If you are an adult learner, undocumented resident, or otherwise in a unique situation, please access the following ‘tip sheets’ for more information on filing the FAFSA and the aid for which you might qualify.

Step 1 - Apply for a Federal Student Aid ID
Step 2 - Complete the FAFSA
Step 3 - March 1 is our Priority Deadline
Step 4 - You May be Selected for Verification
Step 5 - Notifications
Step 6 - Acceptance of Your Award
Step 7 - Scholarships
Step 8 - Master Promissory Note and Entrance Counseling
Step 9 - Special Circumstances