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 April 2018

Priority Date: May 1, 2018
Deadline: July 13, 2018

2017-2018 Verification Documents

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

2018-2019 Verification Documents

Fall 2018 Preferred Deadline: December 7, 2018
Spring 2019 Preferred Deadline: May 3, 2019
Summer 2019 Preferred Deadline: July 19, 2019

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

Direct Loans – Subsidized and Unsubsidized

Spring 2018 Deadline: May 8, 2018
Summer 2018 Deadline: July 25, 2018

Fall 2018 Deadline: December 11, 2018
Spring 2019 Deadline: May 7, 2019
Summer 2019 Deadline: July 23, 2019

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

Spring 2018 Deadline: May 4, 2018
Summer 2018 Deadline: July 20, 2018

Fall 2018 Deadline: December 11, 2018
Spring 2019 Deadline: May 3, 2019
Summer 2019 Deadline: July 19, 2019

WSU Financial Aid Revision Form

Spring 2018 Deadline: May 4, 2018
Summer 2018 Deadline: July 20, 2018

Fall 2018 Deadline: December 11, 2018
Spring 2019 Deadline: May 3, 2019
Summer 2019 Deadline: July 19, 2019

Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeals

Summer 2018

Priority Date: June 1, 2018
Deadline: June 22, 2018

Fall 2018

Priority Date: June 29, 2018
Deadline: September 14, 2018

Spring 2019

Priority Date: December 7, 2018
Deadline: February 15, 2019

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

Scholarships

2018-2019 Merit Scholarships:

Acceptance: May 1, 2018

Enrollment: July 1, 2018

Final Transcripts: July 1, 2018

Freshman Merit Scholarships for the Class of 2019:

2019-2020: December 1, 2018 priority date

Transfer Merit Scholarships:

Spring 2019: December 1, 2019 (to be applied beginning the following fall)
Fall 2019: February 1, 2019 priority date

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

Admission Deadline: October 1
Application Deadline: November 1

See www.wichita.edu/scholarshipcompetitions for details

National Merit:

Admitted by April 1, notify National Merit WSU is 1st choice by May 1

Linwood Sexton:

Admission & Application Deadline March 1

See www.wichita.edu/scholarshipcompetitions for details

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

KBOR Scholarships – Priority Deadline May 1

See www.kansasregents.org/students/student_financial_aid/scholarships_and_grants

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

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