You are here

Complete the FAFSA

All students seeking financial aid at Temple University must apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) beginning October 1st.

Watch our recorded Zoom video on filing the 2021-22 FAFSA or read through the provided slides.

Know these 7 things before you fill out the 2020-2021 FAFSA application.

Know these 3 different types of FAFSA deadlines.

In order to qualify, you must be an admitted student that meets the FAFSA eligibility requirements.

Temple's 2021-22 FAFSA priority deadline is February 1st for all undergraduate students. The filing deadline is essential for student's eligble to receive grant funding.  

Types of Financial Aid

If you meet Temple's priority deadline by having a complete FAFSA application on file with Temple (family contribution calculated), you will be considered for the following financial aid if available funding exists:

  • Federal Pell Grant
  • Pennsylvania State Grant (if you are a resident of the state of Pennsylvania and have completed all requirements, see www.pheaa.org)
  • Temple University Grant* 
  • Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant *
  • Federal Direct Loan(s)
  • Federal Work Study 

*Need based grant funding is never a guarantee and can be limited.

Learn more about the types of financial aid offered by Temple University

Tips for Completing the FAFSA

Filling out the FAFSA can be a straightforward and easy process. Review these tips to help you complete your FAFSA