Important Deadlines

  • October 1st: 2021/2022 BYU-Idaho Thomas E. Ricks Grant Application OPENS
  • October 1st: 2020/2021 FAFSA Priority Deadline for Winter 2021
  • October 6th: Fall 2020 Financial Aid Determination Date (FADD)
  • November 1st: 2020/2021 Verification Document Priority Deadline for Winter 2021

Aid Available

BYU-Idaho Grants

Eligibility: BYU-Idaho Campus Students

The BYU-Idaho Thomas E. Ricks Grant is awarded to students on an academic year basis. The application must be completed annually in conjunction with the FAFSA for continued consideration. Internship and Talent grants are also available to students who apply and qualify.

Priority Deadline: March 1, 2021

Federal Financial Aid

Eligibility: BYU-Idaho Campus & Online Students

The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is an application for federal financial aid which includes Pell Grant, Student Loans, and PLUS loans. 

Priority Deadline: October 1, 2020, for Winter 2021

Private Aid

Eligibility: BYU-Idaho Campus & Online Students

Private scholarships are awarded to students through agencies other than the University. These scholarships will have their own applications and requirements. We encourage students to search and apply for these opportunities.

Priority Deadline: May vary depending on the scholarship