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Financial Aid Checklist for Prospective Undergraduates
Accelerated Nursing Program
Entrance in June 2019
In order to be considered for Penn need-based financial aid, you must submit all of the following information by the dates listed.
*** If you are intending to apply for only federal and/or state financial assistance, you need only submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the appropriate federal and/or state deadlines.  The FAFSA is used to determine your eligibility for federal and state student financial aid programs.
Applying for Nursing grant? 

Unless you will be over age 30 by December 31, 2019, you must submit parental and student tax returns, and complete parental and student information on your FAFSA submissions.

Need additional financial aid information?
Please visit the School of Nursing website:
The Accelerated Nursing Program requires you to submit both the 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 FAFSAs to the U.S. Department of Education, which you can do online
We suggest using the IRS data retrieval tool for accuracy. See the FAFSA for details.
Penn's Federal School Code is 003378
January 10, 2019
Parents' and student's 2017 federal income tax returns, all schedules, pages and W-2 Forms
Submit to Student Financial Services
Don't file taxes? You still need to submit a Non-Tax Filer Form or your application will remain incomplete.
January 10, 2019
Use a Cover Sheet/Tax I.D. Form each time you fax or email documents.
You are required to submit and sign this form even if your family did not file taxes in 2016.
Please send your tax returns directly to SFS, as Penn does not participate in CSS/IDOC Services.
Submit Documents
Fax 215-573-5428
Mail Student Financial Services
University of Pennsylvania
005 Franklin Building
3451 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6270
Want a signature confirmation? Use FedEx or UPS rather than the USPS.
  • Please do not submit duplicate documents.
  • Submit tax returns directly to SFS. Penn does not participate in CSS/IDOC Services.
  • Follow the deadlines to receive your financial eligibility results at the same time as your admissions decision. Applications are still accepted after the deadlines.

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