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When is the Deadline for 2019-2020 FAFSA®?

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Here are the FAFSA® deadlines for the two currently available academic years:

2018-2019 FAFSA® – Closes June 30th, 2019

2019-2020 FAFSA® – Opens October 1st, 2018

FAFSA® Submission Timelines and Other Deadlines

There are three key dates students should circle in their calendars every year: October 1st, June 30th and September 15th.

  • October 1st  – FAFSA® opens for the next academic year
  • June 30th  – FAFSA® closes for the current academic year
  • September 15th – Deadline to make FAFSA® corrections for the previous academic year