Applying for Financial Aid

All students and their families are encouraged to apply for financial aid at Fairleigh Dickinson University.

Fairleigh Dickinson University administers a variety of academic and need-based funding from federal, state, and university sources. Financial aid is available to qualified full-time and part-time matriculated students. Only one form is required to determine eligibility: the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is available online at and may be filed as early as October 1 each year. If you are a New Jersey resident, you must complete the additional state questions on

Important Deadlines and Notes