Important Dates

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For Prospective Undergraduates:

December 1
Merit Application Deadline- Johnson Scholarship applications are due for Early Decision I, Early Decision II, and Regular Decision applicants.

December 1
Early Decision I Applicants: Deadline for submitting the Need Based Application
Award notifications will be sent December 21, 2018.

January 15
Early Decision II Applicants: Deadline for submitting the Need Based Application. 
Award notifications will be sent February 2, 2019.

February 15
Regular Decision Applicants: Deadline for submitting the Need Based Application. 
Award notifications will be sent April 1, 2019.

Please note we do not accept application materials via fax or email.  You should mail your documents to our office at W&L Office of Financial Aid, 204 West Washington Street, Lexington, VA  24450.  We also accept documents via electronic upload.


For Current Undergraduates:

October 1, 2018
The FAFSA becomes available online for completion. Note: Please do not complete the FAFSA until all 2017 taxes are complete.

June 1, 2019
All need-based financial aid application materials must be received by the Office of Financial Aid. The application includes: 

  • FAFSA
  • CSS Profile - Complete at least one week prior to the deadline.
  • 2017 federal tax returns including all schedules, W-2s, 1099s, etc for parents and students
  • 2017 business tax returns including all schedules, K-1s, worksheets, etc, if applicable

Please note we do not accept application materials via fax or email. You should mail your documents to our office at W&L Financial Aid Office, 204 West Washington Street, Lexington, VA 24450.  We also accept documents via electronic upload.

Late June  
Financial Aid award letters will be available via the web at Aid Status Online as applications are completed.  Students who submit their applications after the deadlines will receive their award letters later in the summer.

 


For Law Students:

October 1, 2018
The FAFSA is available online.  For law students, this is the only document required to apply for need-based aid.

February 1, 2019
Applicants for the 2019-20 academic year are encouraged to submit their FAFSA by February 1, 2019.  Submission of the FAFSA by this date will ensure a timely response from the Office of Financial Aid

April 1, 2019
Returning students should submit their FAFSA application by April 1, 2019.