Below are the financial aid application requirements if you are a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen  applying as a fall transfer applicant. If you are an international applicant, or an undocumented student residing in the U.S., click here .
Use our printable checklist  to make sure you’ve got all the required elements together before submitting your application.
Due By March 1, 2014 (postmarked)
Complete the 2014-2015 College Scholarship Service (CSS) PROFILE  online
This, along with your FAFSA information, will help determine your eligibility for Cornell student aid funds.
Complete the 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA ) online
The FAFSA determines your eligibility for the low-interest Federal Direct Stafford Loan as well as federal and state grants.
Print IDOC Cover Sheet 
Submit the Financial Aid Application Certification 
Submit 2013 federal tax returns for custodial parent(s)
Submit 2013 federal tax returns for student
If parents are divorced, separated, or were never married:
Complete the Noncustodial Parent PROFILE 
Submit 2013 federal tax returns for non-custodial parent(s)
If you are a non-US citizen but have permanent residency or are an eligible non-citizen:
Provide documentation  of permanent residency