Schedule for Incoming Traditional Undergraduate Freshmen - Fall 2018

October 1, 2017 2018-2019 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 The preferred deadline for completion of the FAFSA is February 15th. The Marist College school code is 002765 and must be listed on the application.

Mid-January 2018 Financial Aid Notification for Early Decision and Early Action Accepted Students
February 15, 2018

Regular Decision Student's Preferred deadline for completion of 2018-2019 FAFSA

April 1, 2018 Regular Decision Financial Aid Award Letter mailed and available electronically
  Financial aid award packages will be mailed, provided we have received the FAFSA. The student will also be sent an email to access their financial aid award package online via myMarist.
April  8-9, 2018 Open House for Accepted Students
April/May Verification Requirements

Check the Financial Aid Requirements via myMarist to complete all verification and other pending requirements.

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

Important Announcement!
Per the Department of Education, the IRS Data Retrieval Tool is unavailable at this time. We regret any inconvenience. To fill out the FAFSA, you can manually input your tax information. Remember, if you’re filling out the 2018–19 FAFSA form, your 2016 tax information is required (not 2017).

Effective April 24, 2017: Because the FAFSA IRS Data Retrieval Tool is no longer available, the Department of Education is now allowing schools to accept signed copies of the federal income tax return in lieu of the IRS Data Retrieval or federal tax return transcript.

  Verification of Student Files:
  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 2018 Loan Process Begins
  Your loan will be processed for the amount indicated on your award letter. You are required to complete the MPN and entrance counseling online via your myMarist account under the "Financial Aid Requirements" section.
June 2018 Class of 2022 Freshman Orientation
Mid-July 2018 Fall 2018 Tuition Statements will be available electronically this week.
Early-August 2018 Fall 2018 Semester Bills Due
August 26, 2018 Freshmen and Transfer Resident Move-In Day
  Student Financial Services Office will be open 8:30am - 4pm
August 30, 2018 College Work Study Job Fair *tentative*