Financial Aid Application Processing for the 2017–2018 Aid Year (Doc ID 2056661.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise CS Financial Aid - Version 9 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

On Sept. 14, 2015, President Obama announced significant changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) process that will impact millions of students. Starting next year, students will be able to do the following:

The following table provides a summary of key dates as we transition to using the early FAFSA submission timeframe and earlier tax information.

When a Student Is Attending College (School Year)

When a Student Can Submit a FAFSA

Which Year’s Income Information Is Required

July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016

January 1, 2015–June 30, 2016

2014

July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017

January 1, 2016–June 30, 2017

2015

July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018

October 1, 2016–June 30, 2018

2015

July 1, 2018–June 30, 2019

October 1, 2017–June 30, 2019

2016

Solution

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