Getting Started

See below for important dates and forms that you’ll need to complete your financial aid application.

Deadlines

Application Type Financial Aid Deadline
Early Decision I November 15
Early Decision II January 1
Regular Decision January 15
Fall Transfer April 1

How to Apply

If you are a U.S. citizen you will need to:

  1. Complete the 2022-23 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) available October 1st
  2. Complete the 2022-23 - CSS Profile available October 1st
  3. Complete the 2022-23 NCP Profile (if applicable) available October 1st
  4. Submit signed 2020 federal tax returns and W2 forms for both parent and student through IDOC

If you are a DACA or undocumented student you will need to:

  1. Complete the 2022-23 CSS Profile available October 1st
  2. Complete the 2022-23 NCP Profile (if applicable) available October 1st
  3. Submit signed 2020 federal tax returns and W2 forms for both parent and student through IDOC

For U.S. citizens and DACA or undocumented students, if you apply to Wesleyan and indicate that you will not be seeking financial assistance, you will not be eligible to receive Wesleyan financial aid until after you have been enrolled for one year/two full semesters at the University.  

For more detailed information, visit the Financial Aid website.