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Dates and Deadlines

Financial Aid Calendar

Sept. through April Prospective students indicate interest in financial aid on admissions applications.
After October 1 Prospective students may obtain the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) from the high school guidance counselor or online.
March 1 Deadline to submit FAFSA in order to receive an award letter prior to April 15.
April 1 Last date for students to submit financial aid applications to central processor in order to receive state grants that can be applied to fall charges.
April 15 All returning students who received an NJ TAG Grant must complete their FAFSA form by the state deadline of April 15th.
By July 1 College notifies returning students (who submitted aid applications by March 18th) of aid awards.


Fall 2022 Award Letters will begin to be mailed the week of March 18 for new and transfer studentsAll financial aid correspondence is sent to the Ramapo College email address. Students are urged to check their Ramapo College email regularly.

Understanding Your Financial Aid Award