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Apply for Federal Financial Aid

Applying for Federal Financial Aid -  FAFSA

To apply for Federal financial aid, a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be completed. Students may apply through FAFSA on the Web at There is no charge to have an application processed. The federal deadline to apply for Federal Title IV funds is June 30th of the award year. For the 2023-24 award year, a student may submit a FAFSA between October 1, 2022, through June 30, 2024.

Barton Priority Deadlines

Fall Semester (August - December) - July 1
Spring Semester (January - May) - November 1
Summer Semester (June - July) - April 1

Federal Financial Aid Requirements and Information

Many questions can arise when completing an application for Federal Student Aid.  Consider the following information when applying for Federal Financial Aid.

Click on each link for more information.

> Eligibility 
> Dependency Status
> Special Circumstances
> Verification
> Determining Need
> Eligible Programs and Locations
> Unusual Enrollment History

Students interested in receiving Federal Student Aid must be properly admitted to Barton as a regular student seeking an eligible degree or certificate.  Apply for Admissions today!