How to Apply for Financial Aid
- The 2024–25 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) form will be available in December 2023, not Oct. 1.
- Learn how to prepare for and stay informed about the FAFSA launch.
Apply for the FAFSA
First things first, make sure you fill out the FAFSA. You’ll need to Create an Account and get a Federal Student Aid ID (FSA ID). This can be done now. The 2023-24 FAFSA (for student attending fall 2023, spring 2024 and summer 2024) is available now. The 2024-25 FAFSA will be available in December 2023. The State Financial Aid Priority deadline has been updated from January 15, 2024, to March 15, 2024. Submit your 2024-25 FAFSA by this priority deadline for full consideration of all state and other financial aid programs.
ASU’s FAFSA Code: 003541
Fill out the General Scholarship ApplicationIn addition to the ASU Distinguished Scholarship, we also offer more than 400 general scholarships. To be eligible, you must submit the General Scholarship Application, available Oct. 1 every year on RamPort. Yes, you read that right - one application gives you access to 500 potential scholarships!
Complete the application by Jan. 15 to have a better chance of being selected for a scholarship.
Other FormsIn some cases, additional forms may be required for the FAFSA, or if you intend to apply for other aid programs, such as the Texas Application for State Financial Aid.
After applying for financial aid, you’ll be notified of your award and finalize it.