The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, commonly referred to as the FAFSA, is the key to determining whether you are eligible for federal, state, and institutional financial aid such as grants, scholarships, work-study, and loans. You must complete a new FAFSA for each year.

Complete the FAFSA

Deadline Extended to April 15, 2017

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education issued a statement extending the filing deadline for Indiana students to April 15, 2017.


FAFSA priority-filing deadline for the state of Indiana and Ball State financial aid. Even if you think you may not qualify for grants, the information you provide on the FAFSA often helps determine your eligibility for other aid.

If you are seeking financial aid, April 15 is the key deadline to remember for financial assistance.

Learn More

There are several items you are going to need in order to complete your FAFSA. To assist in your preparation, please view the helpful video entitled “7 Easy Steps to the FAFSA".  This video serves as a Student's Guide to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.