FSA ID: As of May 15, 2015 the Department of Education has gotten rid of FAFSA PIN's. A FSA ID is now required. One can be obtained at https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm
More information on the FSA ID watch the following video on how to create an FSA ID
June 1 is the recommended deadline to apply for need-based financial aid, (grants, student loans, on-campus employment). Please note: financial aid applications will be accepted after June 1.
Your financial aid award will be e-mailed to your campus email beginning in early June.
Use the appropriate Federal School Code:
College of Saint Benedict: 002341
Saint John's University: 002379
You may be asked to complete the CSB/SJU Financial Aid Application and Certification Page, in addition to the FAFSA. For example, if you are selected for verification, these forms will be required. You will be notified of this requirement via your campus email.
We recognize that the FAFSA does not always provide a clear picture of your family's financial situation. You may complete the CSB/SJU Special Circumstances Form to report family financial information that might impact your aid eligibility. Circumstances that may be considered include the following: