Financial Aid Instructions


2014-2015 Fall Early Decision Candidates:
U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents

Fall Early Decision applicants who complete their financial aid application by the deadline will receive an estimated financial aid award along with their admissions decision. Actual financial aid will be awarded after we receive 2013 income tax documentation and Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) results.

Forms Required Deadlines Instructions
CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE November 15, 2013

Along with your custodial parent, register your CSS/Financial aid PROFILE using Bryn Mawr College code #2049

After reviewing your PROFILE data your financial aid counselor may contact you directly and request that you send more information so that we may provide you with the most accurate estimate possible
Noncustodial PROFILE November 15, 2013 If your parents are divorced, separated, or have never been married, your noncustodial parent is required to complete and submit a Noncustodial PROFILE two weeks before the deadline. The Bryn Mawr College code is #2049.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) After January 1, 2014

Complete the online version of the FAFSA  using Bryn Mawr College code #003237. You and a custodial parent must sign your online FAFSA with a Personal Identification Number (PIN).

Bryn Mawr encourages you to use the IRS Data Retrieval Process (IRDT) to simplify federal income tax data verification.

Report your social security number and legal name correctly. Without it the U.S. Department of Education cannot process your results.

2013 Parent and Student Tax Returns or Non-Filer Statements March 1, 2014 Full federal income tax returns are required to apply for institutional funds.  When you complete the CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE the College Board will prompt you to submit 2013 federal tax returns or non-tax-filer statements to Bryn Mawr College using their Institutional Documentation Service (IDOC) at no cost to you or your parents. Submit signed photocopies of all 2013 federal (no state) income tax returns, both business and personal, including all W-2 forms, statements, attachments and schedules for both custodial and noncustodial parents, all stepparents and applicant.