The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) uses student and parent asset and income information to calculate an indicator of the student’s financial need for college. The FAFSA application is open now at studentaid.gov.
What you can do
Apply now for FAFSA
Haven’t started your FAFSA application yet for the 2024–2025 school year? It’s not too late—start today!
Create your FSA ID
A Federal Student Aid (FSA) ID—also known as StudentAid.gov account—is your login and password to sign into the FAFSA. It’s required for all contributors, including the student and one parent. Get your FSA ID now
Start your application at studentaid.gov
We recommend completing your application as soon as possible to receive your full financial aid offer as soon as possible.
Use Calvin’s FAFSA code: 002241
When you submit the FAFSA, be sure to list Calvin University as one of your school choices so we receive your application for aid.
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If you’ve already submitted your FAFSA, no further action is needed. Federal Student Aid or our Calvin Financial Aid Office will communicate with you on any additional steps, as necessary.
Visit campus and get an estimate of your financial aid offer
Can’t make it to campus?
Use our Net Price Calculator to generate your Student Aid Index (SAI). Your SAI will be needed to produce an estimate of your expected aid for 2024–2025.
Timeline: What to expect
Once we receive your FAFSA data from Federal Student Aid, we will expedite the financial aid process. The timeline below may be adjusted if FAFSA data arrives later than expected.
We’ll select and notify via email Named Scholarship recipients for the 2024–25 academic year. Adjustments will be made if FAFSA data arrives later than expected.
We expect Federal Student Aid to release FAFSA data to colleges. We will then resume the financial aid evaluation process.
Late March to early April (tentative)
Expect to receive your Calvin financial aid package in the mail.
Why did the FAFSA change?
Questions about the FAFSA?
We are hard at work to process your financial aid and make sure Calvin remains an affordable choice. Your patience is invaluable, and we sincerely appreciate it.
Email us at email@example.com if you have any questions or concerns—we’re here to help every step of the way. Thank you for considering Calvin University on your exciting educational journey!