2017-2018 Walden University Student Handbook (March 2018) 
    
    Jan 19, 2022  
2017-2018 Walden University Student Handbook (March 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Financial Aid Deadlines


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The Office of Financial Aid processes awards on a rolling basis. It is strongly recommended that students have a complete Financial Aid Application at least 6 weeks prior to the start date of their program renewal date of their existing loan, but students must have a complete Financial Aid Application within 30 days prior to the end of the term for funds to be processed for that term or financial aid award year. A complete Financial Aid Application includes all documents required for the awarding and disbursing of funds. Required documents may include but are not limited to the following items:

  • Proof of Social Security number
  • Proof of legal name
  • Proof of date of birth
  • Proof of citizenship
  • Proof of registration with the Selective Service
  • Proof of High School Completion Status
  • Official IRS tax return transcript or IRS proof of non-filing
  • Copies of W-2 forms
  • Reaffirmation of Debt Letter from loan holder
  • Documentation of federal student loan default resolution
  • Documentation of federal student grant overpayment resolution
  • Academic records from previously attended institutions

Students must also maintain all federal aid eligibility requirements for the entire term or payment period.