For students entering as
Freshmen, Main Campus
Financial aid is available to help pay for your instructional and general fees, nonresident fees (if applicable), room, meals, books, transportation and personal expenses. Currently, 70% of all BGSU students receive some type of financial assistance.
To be considered for need-based aid, you must be an admitted student AND file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). When completing the FAFSA, be sure to list BGSU’s school code: 003018.
Application for admission and credentials deadline (including official ACT or SAT test results) for all applicants who wish to be considered for an Alumni Laureate Scholarship. Alumni Laureate application must be on file in office of Alumni Affairs by 5 PM, December 1.
Award of High Distinction Scholarship Competition deadline. Complete a BGSU application for admission and the Honors Program application by December 1.
FAFSA form is available in high schools and online. Complete and file as soon as possible after January 1, 2013. Use estimated income data if tax information is not yet available. BGSU provides an online FASFA tutorial for students and their families.
The Office of Admissions has extended the deadline to be considered for academic scholarships beyond our published date of January 15, 2013. As funds remain available, any student who is admitted and meets scholarship requirements will automatically receive a renewable freshman academic scholarship. Note: the deadline for the Award of High Distinction Scholarship Competition and the Alumni Laureate Scholarship was December 1, 2012.
To be considered for maximum financial aid for the upcoming school year, submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by this date.
Scholarship application deadline for BGSU Firelands students.