To ensure maximum consideration, it is imperative that students are knowledgeable of the specific deadlines associated with all scholarships awarded. Students should expect scholarship awards between October and March. Students selected to receive an award will be notified by award letter to their permanent address or by email to their TigerMail account.
September 1: Admission Application Available
October 1: Free Applicaton for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Available
Early October: Scholarship Application Available through AUSOM
December 1: Scholarship Application Deadline* and Recommended Financial Aid** Deadline for Incoming Freshmen
January 15: Application for Admission Deadline
February 1: Scholarship Application Deadline* for Incoming Transfer Students and Current Students and Financial Aid** Priority Deadline
May 1: Scholarship Response Deadline
June 1: Scholarship Application Deadline for Nursing, Pharmacy, and Veterinary Medicine Professional Programs
* Students must complete the scholarship application through AUSOM by 4:45 p.m. CST to receive consideration for scholarships.
** The FAFSA is the only form a student is required to complete to be considered for student assistance from any of the Title IV, HEA programs except for information needed to ensure the student’s eligibility for such assistance (e.g., information needed to complete verification or to demonstrate compliance with the student eligibility provisions of the HEA and the regulations). Additional information, if requested, will be listed on the student’s AU Access My Finances page after we receive the results of the FAFSA. For additional information, visit the Office of Financial Aid.