• The 2022-2023 FAFSA Application opened October 1st, 2021!

Complete the FAFSA on studentaid.gov to maximize your aid eligibility.
NOTE to Students and Parents:  If your 2022-2023 FAFSA includes untaxed unemployment benefits received in 2020, those benefits could be removed and FAFSA recalculated. Please contact Barbara Stern at bstern9@fau.edu for assistance with this correction to your FAFSA.

  • Financial Aid Video

    See how to Check Your Financial Aid Status, Upload Documents securely with OWL FILES and Accept Your Financial Aid Offer.

  • Chat live with a financial aid associate

    Click the Chat Chat Bot icon at the bottom right corner of your screen to speak with a Financial Aid staff member LIVE.  Chat hours are 8-6 Mon-Thur, 8-5 on Fri.  After hours, 'Owlsley the Chatbot' is available to assist.

  • Mandatory Course Entry Quiz

    Students will be required to complete the Mandatory Course Entry Quiz for ALL classes in which they are enrolled. According to Federal Regulations, a student is considered not to have begun attendance if a school is unable to document the student's attendance in each class.  Title IV financial aid (Federal Loans, Pell Grant & Workstudy) will not be disburse for each class the survey has not been completed. Mandatory Course Entry Quiz | Florida Atlantic University (fau.edu)


Students in all stages of their academic careers may be eligible for financial aid. While the process is roughly the same for each kind of student, sometimes there are unique requirements. We are here to assist you and help you navigate through the financial aid process. 

We have offices on all FAU campuses, please view our Contact Us page for full details.

Questions? Answers!

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