Financial Aid Calendar

Financial Aid Calendar 2015-16

June 1

Applications for admissions accepted for the 2015-16 academic year

September 1

Competitive scholarship applications available here.

October 1-3
Campus Preview Weekend
December 1
Request PIN for FAFSA processing on the web.
December 1
Application deadline for competitive scholarships. To be considered for any of these scholarships, you must meet the specified qualifications and be accepted for admission.
January 1
The FAFSA may be submitted to the Department of Education. . The earliest applications received will get priority when scholarships and grants are awarded. From January 1 – April 15, you can download your taxes into the FAFSA after you have submitted them to the IRS.
(The school code for Covenant College is 003484.)
January 8
Competitive scholarship finalists announced and invitations extended for Scholarship Weekend
January 28-30 
Scholarship Weekend for competitive scholarship finalists
February 12
Recipients chosen for competitive scholarships
March 2
Deadline for recipients to accept competitive scholarship award
March - June
Returning students receive financial aid award.
March 31 - April 2
Campus Preview Weekend
April 15
Students and parents update FAFSA on the web using completed tax information.
May 1
$300 enrollment deposit due
June 1
Financial Aid files, including verification, must be completed.
July - August
Student employment contracts and information e-mailed to student’s Covenant account.


Important: all items must reach the financial aid office by the date listed, not postmarked by the date.


Please note: The Student Accounts office calendar is available here.


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