What's New

What's new in Financial Aid?

Information on this page will change regularly to account for new happenings in financial aid.

  1. The 2019-2020 FAFSA will be available for completion beginning October 1st.  New this year is the ability to file the FAFSA on a mobile device using the myStudentAid mobile app.
  2. Luther's Cohort Default Rate for Fiscal Year 2015 dropped to 1.8%.  The national average for the same period is 10.8%.
  3. Students need to review the "Documents" section of my.luther.edu and submit any missing forms as soon as possible.
  4. Be sure to use www.fafsa.gov to complete the FAFSA.  This site will allow you to file the FAFSA free of charge.  There are other sites that will charge you a fee to file the FAFSA.