How to apply for Federal Work-Study
- Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by Jan 1 for an early award decision by March 1. Complete the FAFSA by March 1 for
an award decision by April 15.
You must also show demonstrated financial need, which is based on the results of the FAFSA. Once ECSU receives your FAFSA, you will be notified if you are awarded Federal Work-Study.