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Florida State University
Office of Financial Aid

Room A4400 UCA
282 Champions Way
Tallahassee, FL 32306-2430

Hours M-F, 8:30am-5pm

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phone number 850/644-0539
contact us at fax - 850/644- 6404



Spring 2015 Dates

January 1st: Complete
2015-2016 FAFSA for next year!

January 7th: Spring classes start

January 12th: Drop/Add ENDS at 11:29PM

January 14th-16th: Financial Aid
disbursement dates.

January 14th: Spring 2015 financial aid
refunds available

No DDLs will be available
until January 14th!

Tuition is due no later than January 16, 2015.

Submitting To-Do List Documents for
2014-2015 Award Year

If you were requested to submit documentation for this 2014-2015 school year, here are some useful tips to help you along the way:

The IRS Data Retrieval Tool may not work for you if:

We set the standards for success!

At Florida State University, your dreams for a quality education can become reality. Florida State University is a public institution where students can look forward to a quality education at an affordable rate. Still, tuition, housing, food, and books can add up.

The FSU Office of Financial Aid exists to assist students with securing federal, state and institutional financial aid to achieve their degree. Each year, the FSU Office of Financial Aid awards and administers more than 280 million dollars in financial aid to eligible students. Students receive aid in the form of scholarships, grants, work study, and loans -- funds that help them to focus on their education and complete their degree so that they can go into the world with purpose.

Important Steps for incoming students (freshman and transfers):

Note -- you must have an active FSUID to log in to the FSU system. If you have not activated your ID please do that first here.

You'll need your EMPLID -- you can look it up here.

FSU Email
Notification Policy

In accordance with the policy stated in the FSU Bulletin, the official method of communication at The Florida State University is the University Computing Services/ FSU e-mail account. In order to stay informed and aware, students are required to set up and maintain their account, and check it three times per week.



Transfer students: Be sure to submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to FSU.


If you already completed the FAFSA for 2014-2015 - update it with FSU's school code of 001489.

If you have not completed the FAFSA, you can still do so online at www.fafsa.ed.gov

Remember -- you need to apply EACH year (starting January 1st ) for federal, state and institutional grant, work study and loan consideration. Some funds are limited so it's important to APPLY EARLY!

Estimated tax data IS Acceptable (tax data should be updated once the tax return is filed).


The FAFSA FSU school code is:


FSU Foundation Scholarships

FSU Foundation scholarships are awarded by academic departments and by the Office of Financial Aid.

Check with your Department for foundation scholarships opportunities, and watch for the OFA Foundation scholarship application to be available in March.

New Scholarships include the
William "Cody" Goodman Scholarship for undergraduate students from Santa Rosa County.

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Last updated on January 9, 2015