First-Year Student 2012-13 Financial Aid Application

Priority Deadline: March 15, 2012

To apply for need-based financial aid (grants, on-campus employment, student loans) for 2012-13, students must complete this form, the Certification Page and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at You may find it helpful to have both the student and parent present when you complete this form.

NOTE: this form cannot be saved and will require approximately 30 minutes to complete. The financial information you will need can be found on your W-2(s) and page one and two of your 2011 federal tax return.

Feel free to contact the CSB or SJU Financial Aid Office if you have questions.

CSB: (320) 363-5388 or
SJU: (320) 363-3664 or

If a question does not apply to you, you may leave it blank.
First Name:
Preferred First Name (if different):
Middle Name:
Last Name:
Date of birth: (mm/dd/yyyy)
Email Address:
Home Address:
Home Address:
Zip Code:
Home Phone:
Cell Phone:
May we text you at this number?
Where do you plan to live?
Did you or will you graduate from a Minnesota high school while residing in Minnesota?

Did you or will you reside in Minnesota for 12 consecutive months before enrolling at a Minnesota college or university?
Outside scholarships or other resources (e.g. Vocational Rehab or VA education benefits) you will receive for the 2012-13 academic year (do not include scholarships from CSB or SJU):
If you receive veterans education benefits, please list monthly amount:
What previous post-secondary institutions have you attended, if any?
  College:   dates attended
(mm/yyyy to mm/yyyy):
    PSEO or College in the Schools?          
  College:   dates attended
(mm/yyyy to mm/yyyy):
    PSEO or College in the Schools?          
Do either of your parents have a four-year bachelor's degree?