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2014-15 FAFSA Application Processing
The WIU Financial Aid Office began processing 2014-15 award letters on January 23, 2014.
We are so excited that many of you followed our request to file early – 1,300 students filed on January 1st and over 5,200 filed by January 31st! But now we have a backlog to work through – please see the chart below to determine when to expect your award letter.
Files that must be reviewed manually will be reviewed in date order. Please note that beginning mid-March, we will also be processing Summer 2014 Financial Aid Applications.
If your FAFSA was selected for verification and all required documents were submitted to the Financial Aid Office
Expect your award letter, or a request for additional information, no sooner than*:
|January 1-31||March 10|
|February 1-14||March 17|
|February 15-28||March 24|
|March 1-14||March 31|
|March 15-21||April 4|
|March 22-28||April 18|
|March 31-April 4||April 25|
|April 5-11||May 2|
|April 12-18||May 9|
|April 19-25||May 16|
|April 26-May 2||May 23|
|May 3-9||May 30|
|May 10-16||June 6|
*Please allow more time to complete processing if additional information is requested during the review