Instructions for U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents to apply for Federal Aid only.

If you are seeking ONLY U.S. Federal Financial Aid, such as a Federal Direct Loan or Federal Direct PLUS (parent) Loan, please submit the following:

Forms Deadlines Instructions
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

For returning students: April, 15, 2017

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 FSA ID.

Bryn Mawr encourages you to use the IRS Data Retrieval Process (IRDT) to simplify federal income tax data verification. Please visit the Office of Financial Aid website for more information regarding verification.

Report social security numbers and legal names correctly. Without them the U.S. Department of Education cannot process your results.
2015 Parent and Student Tax Returns or Non-Filer Statements

For returning students: April 15, 2017

Submit 2015 parent and student federal tax returns, including W-2 forms, or, if applicable, Non-Tax-Filer Statements, to the Bryn Mawr Office of Financial Aid directly: by email to; by fax to 610-526-5249; or by standard mail to 101 North Merion Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010.

Include the student’s Bryn Mawr ID on submitted forms.