Note: Each new award year begins with the summer semester

2018–19 Award Year
October 1, 2017 New 2018–19 FAFSA for next award year is available online at fafsa.gov
December 1, 2017 2018-19 FAFSA Priority Deadline - Illinois Residents – Undergraduates for MAP Grant Consideration
January 1, 2018 2018-19 FAFSA Priority Deadline - All Other Students
June 1, 2018 2018–19 Figure Your Costs budgeting worksheet - complete for each semester
July 15, 2018

529/College Saving Plans

Request/initiate payment from your provider in order to be received by the Fall 2018 Payment Deadline of August 15, 2018

August 15 , 2018

Fall 2018 Full Payment or Payment Arrangements Due Date.

Complete any outstanding arrangements needed to cover your Fall 2018 balance including applying for loans, submitting requested documents, enrolling in the semester payment plan, and/or your payment for the balance due.

Loans
May 1, 2018 Summer 2018 Loan Application/Steps Priority Deadline
July 1, 2018 Fall 2018 - Spring 2019 Loan Applications/Steps Priority Deadline
December 1, 2018 Winter 2019 Loan Application/Steps Priority Deadline
January 1, 2019 Spring 2019 Loan Application/Steps Priority Deadline