Key Dates Calendar

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Freshmen - Class of 2019
February 7, 2015 2015-2016 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).  This application is used to determine Federal & State aid eligibility. Please note: the FAFSA will not be available to complete until January 1, 2015.
February 7, 2015 2015-2016 CSS PROFILE, this application is used (in conjunction with the FAFSA) to determine Institutional Need-Based aid eligibility.  Please note: this application will not be available until October 1, 2014.
March 1, 2015* Signed copies of student's and parents'/stepparents' 2014 U.S. Federal or Puerto Rico Income Tax Returns (with all schedules if filed) and W-2 and/1099 or 1099R forms

*Submit as early as February 7, 2015, but no later than March 1, 2015.

Freshmen - Class of 2018
February 7, 2014 2014-2015 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).  This application is used to determine Federal & State aid eligibility.
February 7, 2014 2014-2015 CSS PROFILE.  This application is used (in conjunction with the FAFSA) to determine Institutional Need-Based aid eligibility.
March 1, 2014* Signed copies of student and parents'/stepparents' 2013 U.S. Federal or Puerto Rico Income Tax Returns (with all schedules if filed) and W-2 and/1099 or 1099R forms

*Submit as early as February 7, 2014, but no later than March 1, 2014.

BSN Express Students - entering Summer 2015
March 1, 2015 2015-2016 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)*

*If the FAFSA is received by March 1, 2015, BSN Express students will receive their award notification by April 15, 2015.

Returning Full-Time Students - academic year 2015-2016
April 30, 2015 2015-2016 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).  This application is used to determine Federal & State aid eligibility.
April 30, 2015 2015-2016 CSS PROFILE, this application is used (in conjunction with the FAFSA) to determine Institutional Need-Based aid eligibility.
April 30, 2015 Signed copies of student and parents'/stepparents' 2014 U.S. Federal or Puerto Rico Income Tax Returns (with all schedules if filed) and W-2 and/1099 or 1099R forms
Returning Full-Time Students - academic year 2014-2015
April 30, 2014 2014-2015 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).  This application is used to determine Federal & State aid eligibility.
April 30, 2014 2014-2015 CSS PROFILE, this application is used (in conjunction with the FAFSA) to determine Institutional Need-Based aid eligibility.
April 30, 2014 Signed copies of student and parents'/stepparents' 2013 U.S. Federal or Puerto Rico Income Tax Returns (with all schedules if filed) and W-2 and/1099 or 1099R forms
New and Returning Part-Time Students - academic year 2015-2016
April 30, 2015 2015-2016 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
Spring Transfer Students - entering Spring 2015
November 1, 2014 2014-2015 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).  This application is used to determine Federal & State aid eligibility.
November 1, 2014 2014-2015 CSS PROFILE, this application is used (in conjunction with the FAFSA) to determine Institutional Need-Based aid eligibility.
November 1, 2014 Signed copies of student and parents'/stepparents' 2013 U.S. Federal or Puerto Rico Income Tax Returns (with all schedules if filed) and W-2 and/1099 or 1099R forms
Fall Transfer Students - entering Fall 2014
June 1, 2014 2014-2015 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).  This application is used to determine Federal & State aid eligibility.
June 1, 2014 2014-2015 CSS PROFILE, this application is used (in conjunction with the FAFSA) to determine Institutional Need-Based aid eligibility.
June 1, 2014 Signed copies of student and parents'/stepparents' 2013 U.S. Federal or Puerto Rico Income Tax Returns (with all schedules if filed) and W-2 and/1099 or 1099R forms

Freshman Class of 2019 Financial Assistance application deadlines:

  • February 7, 2015 -- 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be filed PRIOR TO this date online at www.fafsa.gov 
  • February 7, 2015 -- 2015-2016 College Board PROFILE must be filed PRIOR TO this date online at profileonline.collegeboard.com
  • March 1, 2015* -- Completed signed copies of custodial parent(s)', stepparent's, and student's 2014 U.S. Federal or Puerto Rico Tax Return as well as 2014 Federal W-2's, 1099/1099R's, and all tax schedules must be submitted to IDOC.

    *As early as February 7, 2015, but no later than March 1, 2015

THE VILLANOVA UNIVERSITY DEADLINE FOR 2014-2015 FINANCIAL AID FOR RETURNING STUDENTS IS:

April 30, 2014 - Completed application materials must be postmarked by this date.

·2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be filed PRIOR TO this date online at www.fafsa.gov.

·2014-2015 College Board PROFILE must be filed PRIOR TO this date online at profileonline.collegeboard.com.

·Completed signed copies of custodial parent(s)’, stepparent’s, and student’s 2013 U.S. Federal or Puerto Rico Tax Return as well as 2013 W-2’s, 1099/1099R’s, and all tax schedules must be submitted to IDOC (https://idoc.collegeboard.org/idoc/index.jsp). *Do not submit tax documents to the Office of Financial Assistance*

·IRS Data Retrieval Tool: If you and/or your parent(s) filed your 2013 U.S. Income Tax Return at least two weeks before filing the FAFSA (and have paid taxes owed, if applicable), you should use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool when completing the FAFSA.

·2013 U.S. Tax Return Transcript: If you do not choose to participate in the IRS Data Retrieval Process when filing the FAFSA, you will be required to provide a copy of your and/or your parent(s)’/stepparent’s transcript to the Office of Financial Assistance. This can be requested through the IRS website at www.irs.gov.