Returning Student Need-Based Aid Applicants

  • Deadlines are important-meet them or beat them!
  • Copy EVERYTHING including electronic receipts
  • Verify the receipt of documentation by checking your Financial Aid Online Account (remember IDOC submitted documentation can take 4 days before it appears on Financial Aid Online)
  • Own the process to maximize your opportunity for aid

Step 1: Log into your Muhlenberg College Financial Aid Online Account and complete the Muhlenberg College Scholarship and Aid Application after October 25, 2021 and before April 15, 2022.

Step 2: Student and Parent should obtain an FSA IDClick here for instructions on how to create an FSA ID.

Step 3: After October 1, 2021 and by April 15, 2022 complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) the Muhlenberg College FAFSA Code is 003304.  Be sure you are using your correct social security number when completing this form.

Step 4: After you have completed and submitted the FAFSA, you may start submitting any additional documentation listed under the “Documents and Messages” tab of your Muhlenberg College Financial Aid Online portal.