Financial aid links and forms

For your convenience, below are links to webpages and resources you will likely need during the financial aid application process.

FAFSA application online (Northwestern’s FAFSA code: 001883)

Federal Direct Loan application

Federal PLUS Loan application

Next Steps in Financial Aid and Billing for 2020-21

The following are links to forms you might need during the financial aid application process if your application is selected for verification or if your financial situation changes after you file your FAFSA. If you are selected for verification, or if your finances change, first contact our financial services office and we will walk you through the process of complying.

2020-21 Forms

Professional Judgment Request - Change of Income
Professional Judgment Request - Other Extenuating Circumstances 
Verification Worksheet for Dependent Students 
Verification Worksheet for Independent Students