:: Priority Deadline for 2013-2014: March 1, 2013 ::
Please do not hesitate to contact our office if we can be of any assistance to you in the financial aid application process. You may reach us at 601-974-1220 (tollfree 1-800-352-1050), or contact us by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Required for Financial Aid
The 2013-2014 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online after January 1, 2013, at http://www.fafsa.gov/. Use PINs for electronic signatures or mail any required signatures to the federal processor.
If you did not receive a PIN, request a PIN (parents and students) at http://www.pin.ed.gov/ to sign the FAFSA electronically.
Required for Specific Scholarships and Grants
If you are a Methodist student, request or print online the Millsaps Application for United Methodist Scholarships. Other outside scholarships may be available from the United Methodist General Board of Higher Education and Ministry or United Methodist Higher Education Foundation.
Mississippi Scholarships and Grants
Complete the 2013-2014 Mississippi Student Financial Aid Scholarship Application online at www.ihl.state.ms.us/financialaid/ after January 1, 2013.
(May be required upon review)
Signed copies of Federal Tax Returns and Verification Forms should be mailed to:
Office of Financial Aid
Jackson, MS 39210-0001
When to Apply
The priority deadline for financial aid is March 1, 2013. Most of the information required on the FAFSA will come from the 2012 tax return. Therefore, an applicant should complete the FAFSA after January 1, when all pertinent tax information has been gathered. If you are unable to complete tax returns by March 1, you should make estimates on the financial aid forms in order to meet the March 1 priority deadline.
KEEP COPIES OF ALL APPLICATIONS FOR YOUR RECORDS