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Undergraduate Financial Aid

Your first stop for aid-related questions and procedures

Admitted Students

Welcome to Northwestern! If you are a newly admitted student (or parent!), we encourage you to review the Financial Aid Orientation online and visit our Admitted Student FAQs.

Federal Work-Study

If you have been offered work-study as part of your financial aid, review the work-study website and browse open positions.

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Application Deadlines

What's due? Date
FAFSA February 1
CSS Profile February 1
Tax Materials (via IDOC) February 5
Any Additional Requested Forms February 1
What's due? Date
FAFSA May 1
CSS Profile May 1
University Aid Application (UAPP) May 1
Tax Materials May 1
Any Additional Requested Forms May 1
What's due? Date
CSS Profile December 1
FAFSA December 1
Tax Materials (via IDOC) December 5
Any Additional Requested Forms December 5
What's due? Date
CSS Profile February 1
Tax Materials February 1
Any Additional Requested Forms February 5
What's due? Date
FAFSA March 1
CSS Profile March 1
Tax Materials March 5
Any Additional Requested Forms March 5