Important Deadlines and Dates

Always apply early and know the deadlines for financial aid. Below are a few dates to help with the financial aid process.

Date Event

Dec. 1st

Scholarship Priority Deadline

Feb. 1st

Financial Aid Priority Deadline
May
1st
Priority deadline to submit verification documents
June 30, 2021 Last day to complete the 2020-2021 FAFSA
July 15th Last day for Initial Texas Grant recipients to submit Official High School Transcript
Sept. 1st

Last day to request grades and/or hours to be reviewed for Texas Grant Renewal to be reinstated. No exceptions will be made. 

Attn: Renewal Texas Grant Students: It is your responsibility to request to have grades from summer or a mini session reviewed.

Oct. 1st

The FAFSA opens for the 2021-2022 academic year at https://studentaid.gov/.  Our school code is 003581.

Oct. 1st

Last day to request Initial Texas Grant. If you believe you are eligible, you must submit your official high school transcript to the Office of Admissions no later than October 1st for consideration.  There are additional deadlines and rules for initial Texas Grant recipients which may be found online at www.collegeforalltexans.com.  No exceptions will be made.  

https://www.lamar.edu/_files/documents/financial-aid/TXGRF.pdf