Looking for a break-down on how to understand and make the most of your financial aid? Start here.
After completing your University of Arizona admissions application, your next step is to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA opens every year on October 1st for the upcoming academic year.
While there are many different types of financial aid, they typically fall into two categories, “gift-aid” and “self-help aid”. Learn more about all the different kinds of aid.
Learn more about your cost of attendance at the University of Arizona, including estimated average costs for the upcoming year.
Once you determine your expected costs and have an idea of what kinds of aid you may be eligible for, it is time to put it all together.
Learn how to receive your financial aid on time every semester by understanding renewal and eligibility requirements.
Dates and Deadlines
Fall Pell Recalculation #2 Date
Enrollment as of
Fall 2021 SAP Appeal
Spring 2021 Admit 2021/2022 FAFSA Priority Date
Fall 2022 Admit 2022-2023 FAFSA
Financial Aid Offer Dates
|STUDENT POPULATION||AID OFFER DATE|
|First Year Undergraduate Fall 2021 Admits||Occurs weekly|
|Transfer/Readmit Undergraduate Fall 2021 Admits||Occurs weekly|
|Current Undergraduate Students||May 2021|
|Fall 2021 Admits and Current Graduate/Professional students||July 2021|
|Law/Vet Med/Med||Speak to your respective financial aid office|