2018-2019 FINANCIAL AID REQUIREMENTS FOR FIRST YEAR APPLICANTS

You should track receipt of your documents by going to the Financial Aid Tab on the Application Status Page. If you have any questions about your financial aid documents, contact our office: 610-330-5055 or financialaid@lafayette.edu. Personally identifiable data such as Social Security Numbers or Date of Birth should not be sent via email or email attachment to the Office of Financial Aid.

Please note that Profile, FAFSA and IDOC are not available until October 1.

Early Decision Applicants

REQUIRED FORMS INSTRUCTIONS DEADLINE SUBMIT TO:
2018-2019 CSS Profile Lafayette school code – 2361
Parental information refers to the parents with whom the student resides.
ED I:
Nov. 15, 2017
ED II:
Jan. 15, 2018
cssprofile.collegeboard.org
2018-2019 FAFSA Lafayette school code – 003284
Parental information refers to the parents with whom the student resides.
ED I:
Nov. 15, 2017
ED II:
Jan. 15, 2018
www.fafsa.ed.gov
SIGNED COPIES OF 2016
FEDERAL RETURNS AND
W-2s
Copies of  parents’ and student’s 2016 tax returns, W-2s, and schedules required for a final award. Parents and/or students who are not required to file  must submit a signed Non-Tax Filer’s Statement.  Submit all 2016 information through IDOC. ED I:
Nov. 15, 2017
ED II:
Jan. 15, 2018
idoc.collegeboard.org

IF APPLICABLE

REQUIRED FORMS INSTRUCTIONS DEADLINE SUBMIT TO:
SIGNED COPIES OF 2016 BUSINESS RETURNS Sole Proprietors submit Schedule C along with 2016 returns.  Parent(s) who own all or part of a Corporation, S Corp, or Partnership submit copies of 2016 IRS 1120, 1120S, 1065 with K-1 & schedules. ED I: Nov. 15, 2017
ED II: Jan. 15, 2018
idoc.collegeboard.org
2018-2019 CSS PROFILE FROM THE NONCUSTODIAL PARENT If your parents are divorced or separated, the noncustodial parent must also complete the CSS Profile. ED I: Nov. 15, 2017
ED II: Jan. 15, 2018
cssprofile.collegeboard.org
SIGNED COPIES OF 2016 FEDERAL RETURNS AND
W-2s
Copies of the noncustodial parent’s 2016 federal tax returns, schedules, W-2s and/or 1099s. Business returns are required if applicable ED I: Nov. 15, 2017
ED II: Jan. 15, 2018
idoc.collegeboard.org

Regular Decision Applicants

REQUIRED FORMS INSTRUCTIONS DEADLINE SUBMIT TO:
2018-2019 CSS Profile Lafayette school code – 2361
Parental information refers to the parents with whom the student resides.
Jan. 15, 2018 cssprofile.collegeboard.org
2018-2019 FAFSA Lafayette school code – 003284
Parental information refers to the parents with whom the student resides.
Jan. 15, 2018 www.fafsa.ed.gov
SIGNED COPIES OF 2016 FEDERAL RETURNS AND
W-2s
Copies of  parents’ and student’s 2016 tax returns, W-2s and schedules.  Parents and/or students who are not required to file must submit a signed Non-Tax Filer’s Statement.  Submit all 2016 information through IDOC. Jan. 15, 2018 idoc.collegeboard.org

IF APPLICABLE

REQUIRED FORMS INSTRUCTIONS DEADLINE SUBMIT TO:
SIGNED COPIES OF 2016 BUSINESS RETURNS Sole Proprietors submit Schedule C along with 2016 returns.  Parent(s) who own all or part of a Corporation, S Corp, or Partnership submit copies of 2016 IRS 1120, 1120S, 1065 with K-1 & schedules. Jan. 15, 2018 idoc.collegeboard.org
2018-2019 CSS PROFILE FROM THE NONCUSTODIAL PARENT If your parents are divorced or separated, the noncustodial parent must also complete the CSS Profile. Jan. 15, 2018 cssprofile.collegeboard.org
SIGNED COPIES OF 2016 FEDERAL RETURNS AND
W-2s
Copies of the noncustodial parent’s 2016 federal tax returns, schedules, W-2s and/or 1099s. Business returns are required if applicable. Jan. 15, 2018 idoc.collegeboard.org

Students who are only seeking federal loan assistance only need to submit the FAFSA. Students who are only seeking academic merit scholarships do not need to submit any financial aid application/documents.