Financial aid application forms are available online to all enrolled and accepted students at Baylor College of Medicine. Submitting you application early with required documents will allow for aid to disburse during the first week of class. No funds are disbursed after the final deadline posted. Funds are not disbursed prior to the first day of class.
Upcoming Changes to the 2017-2018 FAFSA - Begins this Fall!
Students will be able to file for FAFSA beginning Oct. 1, a full three months earlier than previously allowed. For the first time, applicants will use prior-prior year (PPY) tax information when reporting personal and family income. See timeline below with new change.
If you plan to apply for financial aid
Tax Return Required
BCM Fin Aid Online App Available
Tentative Awarding Begins
Award Offers Become Official
Oct. 1, 2016
Nov. 22, 2016
Dec. 22, 2016
March 1, 2017
Oct. 1, 2017
Jan. 1, 2018
Feb 1, 2018
March 1, 2018
Oct. 1, 2018
Jan. 1, 2019
Feb. 1, 2019
March 1, 2019
Medical and Graduate Student Academic Year 2017/2018 - Dec. 22, 2016
Medical Student Only: If eligible, and applying for a need base scholarship and Baylor College of Medicine Institutional Loans, all applications received before the deadline, will be reviewed and processed accordingly based on fund availability. All forms must be submitted before an award offer can be determined.
Accepted Medical Applicants for Fall 2017: This deadline does not apply to applicants accepted after the first deadline. If accepted after the first deadline, students will have 30 days from acceptance date.
Allied Health Academic Year 2017/2018 - March 31, 2017
All Students: Academic Year 2017/2018 - June 1, 2017
Aid likely to arrive by the tuition due date deadline, if verification is complete.
All Students: Academic Year 2017/2018 - April 1, 2018
No aid awarded after this date. All scheduled disbursements must be made before this deadline.
Financial Aid Forms
2015 IRS Tax Form 4506-T - For proof of non-filers and filers that need a copy of a previously filed tax return
Child Expense Allowance Request Form for students with no additional household income