The 2016-17 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is currently available. The 2017-18 FAFSA will be available beginning October 1, 2016. JMU’s FAFSA Priority Filing date is March 1st, but as long as you meet the general aid eligibility requirements, you may still submit a FAFSA after this date. Please view the FAFSA Changes video to learn more about this process at JMU.
Pell Grant recipients should finalize their class schedules prior to the Pell Grant Census Date, January 18, 2017. Classes added after this point cannot be counted towards determining eligibility for the Federal Pell Grant.