Financial Aid & Scholarships Deadlines & Important Dates

Deadlines for the 2015-2016 School Year

Deadlines for Federal Financial Aid:
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)  - June 30, 2016

Barton priority deadline for Title IV campus-based funds (FSEOG, FWS) - April 1, 2015

Deadlines for Submitting Required Documents:

Priority Deadlines

If you wish to have Federal Financial Aid in place as a payment method for your courses before they begin, all requested documents must be submitted by the dates below.  If you do not have your FAFSA and all requested verification documents submitted to our office by these dates, we cannot guarantee that your aid will be awarded prior to the start of your courses.

Fall 2015 Spring 2016 Summer 2016
June 1, 2015 November 1, 2015 April 1, 2016



Final Deadlines

Any document required for the verification or payment of Federal Financial Aid must be submitted to the financial aid office no more than 120 days following the end of your enrollment during an academic year.  If you are enrolled during the summer semester then the final day to submit required documents is the last day of the summer semester.

Accepting Federal Direct Student Loans:

If you wish to receive Federal Direct Student loans, they must be accepted by the dates below.  Please note that if your courses end prior to the deadlines indicated below, then your student loans must be accepted and all other loan requirements completed prior to the date your courses ended.

For Students Attending During:
Fall 2015 Spring 2016 Summer 2016
December 1, 2015 May 1, 2016 July 1, 2016

Other Important Deadlines:

Barton Bound Academic Scholarship - Admissions Application submitted by May 1, 2016
Kansas Board of Regents State Scholarship Program - May 1, 2016
Kansas Board of Regents State Nursing Scholarship - May 1, 2016