Use the FAFSA to apply for federal and state financial aid


Get Hands-On Help Completing the FAFSA.  Free and open to the public!

Students and parents are invited to attend an open house session to learn how financial aid works and get help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Grad Cap and Money
It's important to apply as soon as possible!

Complete the FAFSA to begin the process.

If you submit your form in time, any aid programs for which you qualify should be awarded before you register for the next fall semester. You'll also have the best opportunity to be awarded the State of Illinois MAP grant. .

The FAFSA is available on October 1!