Application Procedures

To apply for any Federal Title IV aid:

  • Complete and submit an Application for Admission to attend Georgia Southern University.
  • Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at, for EACH year of enrollment. Be sure to list Georgia Southern University's federal school code, 001572, on the form.
  • February 1 of each year is the preferred filing date for financial aid. Applicants not filing by this date may not have funds available by the Fall semester fee payment deadline, which is the first day of class.

More detailed information about financial aid programs can be obtained by viewing our website at or by emailing the Office of Financial Aid at