Need-Based Aid

I Do Not Plan To Apply for Need-Based Financial Aid

Indicate on the Common Application that you do not intend to apply for need-based financial aid.  No additional forms are required.

I Plan To Apply for Need-Based Financial Aid

International Applicants applying for need-based financial aid must complete:

  1. The CSS PROFILE - Note: Grinnell does not provide fee waivers for the CSS PROFILE.
  2. The Certification of Finances - Upload the completed form to your Grinnell application portal, which is created after you submit your Common Application. For your personal security, we ask that you do not send any forms via email attachment.
Financial Aid Deadline Application Round

November 15

Early Decision I

January 1

Early Decision II

January 15

Regular Decision

 

Should you not be able to complete the CSS PROFILE, the International Student Financial Aid Application (ISFAA) may be submitted, along with the Certification of Finances. Upload completed forms to your Grinnell application portal, which is created after you submit your Common Application. Do not send any forms via email attachment.

What’s next?

Admitted students who have met the deadline will receive a notice of financial aid and/or scholarship eligibility with the admission decision.