Dates and Deadlines

Dates and Deadlines

Bookmark this page to remain informed of upcoming deadlines.

Federal and State Aid Priority Date

The FAFSA becomes available each year on October 1 for the next academic year. The application requires tax information for two years prior to the academic year for which the student is applying.

- Washburn University's priority date for the FAFSA is November 15.

Completing the FAFSA application utilizing the Washburn University federal school code of 001949 prior to the priority date may increase your eligibility for limited programs.


The priority submission date is December 1.

Returning students who have received an academic scholarship MUST complete a Scholarship Renewal Application online at by December 1 each year.

Complete the FAFSA

When completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), please add Washburn University’s federal school code of 001949.

Financial Aid Forecaster

Understand your options for paying for college. Use the FAFSA4caster to estimate your eligibility for federal student aid.