Student Life Centre

American Student Loans and Federal Student Aid for the 2016/17 Academic Year

American Student Loans and Federal Student Aid for the 2017/18 Academic Year

The FAFSA application will be available three months earlier for the 2017/18 academic year. We encourage you to file your FAFSA as soon as possible after 1st October 2016.

The FAFSA will collect income information from calendar year 2015. We recommend using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT) to electronically transfer tax information directly into your FAFSA.

Details regarding financial aid for the 2017/18 academic year will be released on this site in April 2017. To gain an idea of your loan entitlement and the approximate cost of studying at the University of Sussex take a look at our current 'How You Apply' page. The application flowchart will also guide you through the standard application process.

The Financial Aid Office will be accepting loan applications for the 2017/18 academic year from 2nd May 2017.

Fact Sheet produced by the U.S. Department of Education: What You Need to Know About the 2017/18 FAFSA

Contact us

The Financial Aid Office are responsible for administering Direct Loans at the University of Sussex. Our contact details are:

T +44 1273 873838
T +44 1273 877307

Financial Aid Office, Student Life Centre, Bramber House, Level 1, North Side, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 9QU, ENGLAND 

Financial Aid Administrators

Marie Hopkins and Mandy Healy