Apply for External Scholarships
July 2019-April 2020
(optional) Select a college scholarship search engine (such as Fastweb.com), create a personal profile and apply for outside scholarships. Check with your high school guidance counselor for local scholarship opportunities.
Please check here for more helpful information on external scholarships.
Apply for Lakeland Scholarships
September 2019-May 2020
(optional) Apply for any Lakeland University scholarships for which you meet the criteria. Many Lakeland University scholarships have a priority deadline of Nov. 2019.
October 2019-March 15, 2020
Review Your Plans
December 2019-August 2020
Complete Federal Loan Requirements
June 2020-August 2020
If you are accepting federal direct student loans, complete the Master Promissory Note and Entrance Counseling at www.studentloans.gov.
|Term attending||FAFSA to submit||Submit FAFSA between:||Income tax information|
|2019-2020||Oct. 1, 2018 - June 30, 2020||2017|
|2020-2021||Oct. 1, 2019 - June 30, 2021||2018|
If you have special or unusual circumstances which could affect your ability to contribute to college expenses, you may qualify for a re-evaluation of financial aid eligibility. Examples of these circumstances include, but are not limited to the following: death in family, separation/divorce, involuntary loss of a job, retirement of wage earner and medical expenses paid and not covered by insurance. The request for consideration of special circumstances form is available on the financial aid forms tab.
Note: If you do not want to complete the FAFSA, you may still be awarded a Lakeland University academic scholarship. Please contact the financial aid office.