Important Dates for Financial Aid

October

January

  • 1/15 - BGSU's priority application deadline. 
  • 1/15 - Last day for incoming freshman to apply to BGSU scholarships

February

  • Mid February - SFA begins sending Financial Aid offers to incoming freshmen students with a completed FAFSA

March

  • 3/1 - Last day for current students to apply to BGSU scholarships
  • 3/1 - Deadline for submitting admissions credentials (including official ACT or SAT test results) for incoming freshman who wish to be considered for University Freshman Academic Scholarships
  • 3/4 - Summer Financial Aid Application is available online
  • Mid March - Special Consideration Appeal opens for next year

April

  • Early April - SFA begins sending Financial Aid offers to current students with a completed FAFSA

May

July

  • 7/1 - Fall bills issued and available in students' MyBGSU

August

  • 8/1 - Payment due date for fall semester tuition, fees, and University housing