Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Apply as early as you can after January 1 of the upcoming academic year.You have to submit
your complete, correct FAFSA by June 30 of the academic year.The academic year begins with
the fall semester and ends with the summer semester.
Priority deadlines for each semester are as follows:
Fall - March 1st
Spring - October 1st
Summer - February 1st