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How to Apply

Washington University offers both merit and need-based scholarship programs. Each type of financial assistance requires its own application - and it's important that you apply for both by the deadline. The table below will help you prepare to maximize your scholarship and financial assistance opportunities once you're admitted.

Apply for admission to the Class of 2023 (entering in August 2019)
Early Decision Regular Decision
Complete your application for admission by:
Early Decision I:

November 1

Early Decision II:
January 2

January 2
Admissions decisions will be mailed by:
Early Decision I:

December 15

Early Decision II:
February 15​

April 1
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After applying for admission, submit your application for academic scholarships in the WashU Pathway
Early Decision I & II Regular Decision
Submit your application to the Scholarship Committee by: January 2

January 2

Ac​ademic scholarship decisions will be available by: Early April
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Apply for need-based financial aid
DOMESTIC STUDENTS
Please submit the following: Early Decision Regular Decision
WU's Family Financial Profile (FFP) ffp.wustl.edu

- OR -

CSS Profile

Submit one of the above to be considered for
university-funded assistance.


www.collegeboard.com 
Early Decision I:
November 15

Early Decision II:
January 15
February 1
FAFSA   www.fafsa.gov

Early Decision I:

November 15

Early Decision II:
January 15

February 1
Noncustodial Parent Statement
if your parents are divorced, separated, or were never married.
ncps.wustl.edu

Early Decision I:

November 15

Early Decision II:
January 15​

February 1
Financial assistance decision mailed
Early Decision I:

December 15

Early Decision II:
February 15

April 1*
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
Please submit the following: Early Decision Regular Decision
WU's Family Financial Profile (FFP) ffp.wustl.edu

- OR -

CSS-Profile www.collegeboard.com
Early Decision I:
November 15

Early Decision II:
January 15
February 1
Financial assistance decision mailed
Early Decision I:

December 15

Early Decision II:
February 15

April 1*
TRANSFER STUDENTS
Please submit the following:
WU's Family Financial Profile (FFP) ffp.wustl.edu

- OR -

CSS-Profile

Submit one of the above to be considered for
university-funded assistance.​

www.collegeboard.com
March 15
FAFSA www.fafsa.gov
March 15

Noncustodial Parent Statement                      if your parents are divorced, separated, or were never married.

ncps.wustl.edu
March 15


 *Within a few days of notification of admission.

 

 

 

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Student Financial Services • Washington University in St. Louis • One Brookings Drive, Campus Box 1041, St. Louis, MO 63130
(888) 547-6670 or (314) 935-5900 • (314) 935-4037 Fax • financial@wustl.edu • Located in N. Brookings Hall, Room 75 • M-F 8:30am - 5:00pm CST