Financial Aid

Dates and Deadlines

Financial Aid Deadlines For Prospective Students

  File the 2024–25 CSS Profile (all biological/adoptive parents, regardless of current marital status) by: File the 2024-25 FAFSA (domestic students only) by: Upload student & parent 2022 federal tax forms & W-2s & Verification Worksheet (domestic students only) with IDOC by:
Early Decision I November 1 January 15* November 8
Early Action November 1 January 15* November 8
Early Decision II December 20 January 15* December 27
Regular Freshman January 15 January 15 January 22
Transfer March 1 March 1 March 8


*Due to significant changes to the FAFSA, the 2024-25 FAFSA will not be available until some time in December, 2023. Reed will estimate your eligibility for federal and state aid programs based on the CSS Profile. The FAFSA will be required -- once available -- to finalize aid eligibility.