New Domestic Applicants - Early Action
The table below shows the name and deadline of every form that you need to apply for financial aid. Use this table if you are a US Citizen or permanent resident applying to Caltech for admission as a freshman for entry in fall 2017. Click on each form's name for more specific instructions.
If you just want to apply for federal financial aid, you only need to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). If we need more information to complete your application, we will contact you.
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|Early Action Deadline||Forms (click for directions)|
|Nov. 15, 2016||CSS PROFILE
|Jan. 6, 2017||Noncustodial Parent PROFILE (if applicable)|
|Jan. 6, 2017
Submit to IDOC
|Caltech Supplemental Application
Parents' & Student's Income Tax Transcript
Parents' & Student's W-2s
Business/Farm Supplement (if applicable)
Student Non-Tax Filer's Statement (if applicable)
Parent Non-Tax Filer's Statement & IRS Verification of Non-Filing (if applicable)
|Mar. 2, 2017
||Cal Grant GPA Verification 1|
|Jul. 15, 2017||Caltech Scholarship Data Form|
1 Residents of California only