All undergraduate students should complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and a CSS/PROFILE each year to be considered for the maximum types of aid. Be sure to select the appropriate academic year when you are applying.
All graduate and professional students must complete only the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year. Be sure to select the appropriate academic year when you are applying.
For additional information concerning how to initially apply for financial aid at UNC-Chapel Hill, please visit the Apply for Aid section of this site.
In most cases, the forms on these pages will be requested either by email sent to your UNC account or on your ConnectCarolina ‘To-Do’ list. Pay close attention to those requests, as forms may be required before your aid application can be completed.
IMPORTANT: Check the menu items at left to find forms for specific academic years or summer terms. Forms that are not tied to a particular academic year are listed below.