Financial Aid Dates and Deadlines

For all students planning to enroll at Roanoke during the Fall of 2018, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is available on October 1, 2017 and is based upon 2016 tax information.  All applicants should complete this form within two weeks of their application to Roanoke College for maximum award consideration.  Students applying early decision MUST complete the FAFSA no later than November 15.  For all other applicants, the FAFSA should be completed as soon as possible after October 1 but no later than March 1.

International applicants should complete the international student financial aid application.

2018-2019 Prospective and Transfer Students

July - December 2017 Apply for admission to Roanoke.
October 2017

Complete 2018/2019 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) in order to be eligible for federal funds or need based funds.

May 2018

Deadline to deposit for fall term 2018. Your deposit is your confirmation you will be attending Roanoke College.

June 2018

Complete Direct Stafford Loan Entrance Counseling online if you have been awarded these loans. Loan funds will not be applied to student's account until counseling is completed.

July 2018

Fall billing available in MyRoanoke student portal & Person Proxy for parents.

July 31, 2018

STRICT DEADLINE - ALL STUDENTS AWARDED TUITION ASSISTANCE GRANT MUST HAVE THE APPLICATION IN THE ROANOKE COLLEGE FINANCIAL AID OFFICE BY JULY 31.

August 2018

Payment of the student's Fall 2018 tuition balance is due in the Business Office.

October 2018 Complete the 2019/2020 FAFSA for renewal of financial aid as a returning student.
November 2018

Spring billing available in MyRoanoke student portal & Person Proxy for parents.

December 2018

Payment for spring term 2019 due to the Business Office.