Financial Aid Deadlines

Revised:    August 15, 2016

FAFSA Priority* Deadlines

Semester:Fill Out FAFSA by:Submit Required Documents by:
Winter 2017 October 1, 2016 November 1, 2016
Spring 2017 January 1, 2017 February 1, 2017
Fall 2017 June 1, 2017 July 1, 2017
Winter 2018 October 1, 2017 November 1, 2017
Spring 2018 January 1, 2017 February 1, 2017

Students should submit their FAFSA and all required documents by the priority deadlines to avoid tuition late charges.

Students should know of any required documents for verification within four weeks after their FAFSA has been correctly completed and received by the school. Information for documents may take a few additional weeks to gather, so please plan accordingly and apply early.

For more information about FAFSA deadlines, please visit our Federal Aid Priority Deadline policy page.

BYU-Idaho Scholarship Application

School Year:Application Opens:Application Closes:
2017-2018 October 27, 2016 April 15, 2017
2018-2019 October 2, 2017 February 1, 2018

To be considered for all scholarships, please complete the FAFSA for the corresponding academic year by the February 1st deadline.

Only matriculated, on-campus students who are seeking a degree can be considered for BYU-Idaho Scholarships. For more information about scholarships, please visit our Scholarships page.

Financial Aid Determination Date

Semester:Fall 2017Winter 2018Spring 2018
Full Semester October 4, 2017 January 30, 2018 May 15, 2018
1st Block October 4, 2017 January 30, 2018 May 15, 2018
2nd Block November 10, 2017 March 13, 2018 June 21, 2018

For more information about FADD deadlines, please visit our Financial Aid Determination Date policy page.

FAFSA Federal Deadlines

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the application for Pell Grants and federal student loans. The last date to complete the FAFSA depends on which semester is your final semester of the academic year.

If your final semester of the academic year is:The last Day to submit your FAFSA is:And the last Day to submit Required Documents is:
Spring 2016 June 30, 2016* September 15, 2016
Summer Session 2016 September 9, 2016 December 27, 2016
Fall 2016 December 16, 2016 April 5, 2017
Winter 2017 April 1, 2017 July 26, 2017
Spring 2017 June 30, 2017* September 15, 2017
Summer Session 2017 September 1, 2017 TBD

Students must submit the FAFSA BEFORE their last day of attendance for the respective academic year.

    (For example, students who do not attend the Spring semester but do attend Winter semester must submit their application by the last day of the Winter semester in April.)

Required Documents for the 2015-16 FAFSA must be submitted within 110 days after the student's last day of attendance (or September 15, 2016, which ever comes first). Failure to submit your documents by this deadline will disqualify you from receiving federal aid for the academic year.

* June 30 is the federal application deadline determined by the Government.

Academic Deadlines

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