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Financial Aid Calendar

January 2015

File your FAFSA

  • Required to initiate the needs analysis process
  • Required for all federal loans
  • Penn's institutional code #003378

Encourage your parents to file their 2014 federal income taxes early*

File your personal 2014 federal income taxes early*

Gather your and your parents W-2's

Check your credit report to verify it is accurate. Use one of the following agencies:

  • Equifax 1.800.685.1111 ($3 ~ $9)
  • Trans Union 1.800.888.4213 ($2 ~ $9)

Begin to pay off your consumer debt

(*These documents are required only for students applying for need based aid.)

February 2015

File your Need Access Financial Aid Application

Begin submitting completed financial aid forms and required documents directly to:

Office of Financial Aid
Perelman School of Medicine at the
University of Pennsylvania
Jordan Medical Education Center, 6th Floor
3400 Civic Center Blvd. BLDG 421
Philadelphia, PA 19104-5162

Document receipt can be tracked on the financial aid status page

March 2015

Merit awards made - all accepted students considered, no application required.

Acceptance Letters mailed

Needs Analysis will begin on accepted students only

April 2015 April 1- suggested submission date to receive an award by April 20th.
May 2015

Review Direct and Direct PLUS loan information

File a Master Promissory Note


Page Updated: 16-Jan-2015