New to Iowa State University

The Office of Student Financial Aid is excited to welcome you to ISU!
Important dates and links with answers to commonly asked questions.

Financial Aid - Summer 2015

  • Remember to register for summer classes prior to applying for aid
  • The 2015 summer financial aid application is available on AccessPlus
  • For summer financial aid details, view our information page

2015-2016 Financial Aid Award Schedule

  • April 2, 2015 - Entering Freshmen Students
  • April 14, 2015 - Transfer Students
  • April 21, 2015 - Continuing & Graduate Students

Financial Aid for Fall 2015-Spring 2016

  • File the 2015-2016 FAFSA at
  • Find answers to your FAFSA questions on our FAFSA website
  • Track the status of your filed FAFSA by going to "FAFSA Status" from the "Financial Aid" menu in AccessPlus
  • Visit the Scholarships website for more information about available scholarships
  • Financial Aid Award Letters will start posting in AccessPlus throughout the month of April