How To Fund Your Education / FAFSA


A student starts the financial aid application process by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at Our school code is 002583.

  • The 2013-14 FAFSA is the application for Spring 2014.
  • The 2014-15 FAFSA is the application for aid for Summer 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015.
  • The 2015-16 FAFSA is the application for aid for Summer 2015, Fall 2015, and Spring 2016.

A new FAFSA must be filed each year. The financial aid year begins with the summer term at Great Bay Community College. 

The preferred filing date is March 15 for the upcoming financial aid year. Students who meet this filing date will be considered for all institutional funds. Students who file after this date will be considered on a funds-available basis. If you are unable to meet the preferred deadline, filing by these dates will help to have your financial aid in place before you begin classes:

Begin Enrollment FAFSA Best to File By
Summer 2014 2014-15 May 1, 2014
Fall 2014 2014-15 June 1, 2014
Spring 2015 2014-15 October 1, 2014
Summer 2015 2015-16 May 1, 2015
Fall 2015 2015-16 June 1, 2015
Spring  2016 2015-16 October 1, 2015

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