- One-on-one virtual FAFSA assistance appointments with a financial aid representative. Call or email to schedule a phone or virtual appointment.
Students are now able to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) earlier.
Complete the 2023-2024 FAFSA if you are attending Summer 2023, Fall 2023 and/or Spring 2024.
2023-2024 FAFSA COMING SOON! (Available Oct 1)
For the 2022-2023 year, apply as soon as possible if you haven't completed your FAFSA for the current academic year to be awarded. The FAFSA should be completed well before all payment deadlines to ensure funds are available to assist with your bill. The 2022-2023 academic year includes Summer 2022, Fall 2022 and Spring 2023.
The following table provides a summary of key dates for FAFSA completion for the current and upcoming years, and what tax information you will provide.
Semester you plan to attend
You will submit this FAFSA
You can submit the FAFSA
Using income and tax information
|Summer 2022, Fall 2022, Spring 2023||2022-2023||NOW||2020|
|Summer 2023, Fall 2023, Spring 2024||2023-2024||Beginning October 1, 2022||2021|
|Summer 2024, Fall 2024, Spring 2025||2024-2025||Beginning October 1, 2023||2022|
To ensure maximum financial aid eligibility, complete the FAFSA no later than Feb. 1, 2023.
First-year students for the fall 2023 semester are expected to be awarded their comprehensive financial aid as a result of the FAFSA beginning in late February. Returning Kent State University students will be awarded for the 2023-2024 academic year beginning mid-to-late April.
There are a few federal student aid programs that have limited funds, so be sure to apply as soon as you can once the FAFSA is available.
We're virtually bringing the financial aid experts from the University Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid to your home!
We will discuss valuable information about federal financial aid programs, how to apply, the financial aid awarding process and how to figure out your costs for fall 2023. There will also be a live Q&A session where we can address your questions and concerns regarding the FAFSA and financial aid process.
Fall 2022 Dates:
Wednesday, October 5, 2022 at 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 19, 2022 at 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, November 1, 2022 at 7:00 p.m.
Schedule an appointment to received help filling out the FAFSA.
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