Schedule for Incoming Traditional Undergraduate Freshmen - Fall 2014

October 2013

CSS PROFILE available for Early Decision Students

December 15, 2013

Priority Deadline for completing CSS PROFILE for Early Decision students

January 1, 2014 2014-2015 FAFSA

To be considered for financial aid from the College, the state or federal government, a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be filed. The form may be completed online at This form is also available in the high school guidance counselor's office or from the Office of Student Financial Services. Complete this form as soon as possible, beginning January 1st. The preferred deadline for completion is February 15th. The Marist College school code is 002765 and must be listed on the application.

February 15, 2014 Preferred deadline for completion of 2014-2015 FAFSA
March 17, 2014 Award Letters for Early Action and Early Decision Students will be going out the week of March 18th. They will also be available via myMarist. 
April 4, 2014 Award Letter-Regular Decision Students
  Financial aid award packages will be mailed, provided we have received the FAFSA results from the Federal Government. The student will also be sent an email to access their financial aid award package online via myMarist.
April  12- 13, 2014 Open House
  Student Financial Services staff will be available to assist you with any financial aid matters or concerns you may have.
April/May Verification Process Requirements

Marist College verifies information submitted on the FAFSA for all freshmen students selected for verification by the Department Of Education.

Please do not send any tax returns or W-2 statements to our office per federal regulations: 

The Department of Education has enhanced the FAFSA filing process to allow you and your parents to retrieve tax data from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The IRS Data Retrieval Tool is now available to update the FAFSA and will allow you and your parents to upload your filed Federal Tax Return data directly to your FAFSA. If you have not already done so, we strongly encourage you to use this tool as our office will not be able to accept any Federal Tax Returns or W-2 statements.

May 5, 2014 Verification Of Student Files Begins:
  The myMarist site, will enable you to verify requirements and missing information and complete all necessary documentation listed under "Financial Aid Requirements" (this process requires a student's Marist account).
June 2, 2014 Loan Process Begins
  Your loan will be processed for the amount indicated on your award letter. You will then be required to complete the MPN and entrance counseling online via your myMarist account under the "Financial Aid Requirements" section.
June 2014 Class of 2018 Freshman Orientation
July 14, 2014 Fall 2014 Tuition Statements will be available electronically this week.

 Thank you for supporting Marist's "go green" initiative!

August 2, 2014 Fall 2014 Semester Bills Due
August 31, 2014 Freshmen Move-In Day
  Student Financial Services Office will be open 8am - 4pm
September 3, 2014 College Work Study Job Fair