First year students

The 2017-18 FAFSA is available starting October 1.

Why Wait? You can now use information from your 2015 income tax return to complete the 2017-18 FAFSA.

File your FAFSA before December 9 and get a financial aid estimate by January 1.

File your FAFSA now

  • Xavier's federal school code: 003144
  • Students who complete their FAFSA by February 15th will receive priority consideration
  • Use your legal name as it appears on the social security card
  • Do not leave any items blank, unless indicated to do so. Otherwise enter a 0 (zero)
  • Questions about FAFSA? send an email to: for assistance

Special Circumstances not reflected on the FAFSA?

We may be able to consider: a reduction in income due to job loss, reduction of hours for a parent, divorce or separation or death of a parent after the FAFSA has been submitted. If one of these situations applies please contact the Office of Student Financial Assistance at or (513) 745-3142.

What is FAFSA? FAFSA is a form that is used by the U.S. Department of Education and the university to determine aid like scholarships, grants and loans, and work study eligibility.

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Current students
  • Remember to file the renewal FAFSA annually
  • Continuing students must remember to update their expected enrollment status and grade level (step one of the FAFSA) each year
  • Questions about FAFSA? send an email to: for assistance

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success at Xavier.

Donna Salak

Donna Salak
Director, Financial Aid Operations

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