Published February 9, 2016

Families who would like help completing the FAFSA are invited to attend FAFSA Day on Saturday, February 20 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Appalachian State University in the John E. Thomas Building, Room 265 (Financial Aid Office).  This free event is open to high school seniors and their families, current college students and their families.


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2016-2017 FAFSA Available

Published January 6, 2016

The 2016-2017 FAFSA is now available for you to submit if you will be attending college during Fall 2016, Spring 2017, or Summer 2017.  If you haven't filed your taxes yet then use the most current information you have available and then be sure to go back into your FAFSA to edit after you are done with your taxes - and use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool if it's applicable to you!

Also be sure you have your FSA ID - Federal Student Aid Identification.  More information at FSAID.ED.GOV

Submit your FAFSA at FAFSA.ED.GOV  --  Be sure to include the Appalachian State school code of 002906

Priority Processing deadline is March 1st!

Understanding Cost of Attendance

Published September 9, 2015

Financial Aid 101: Understanding your Cost of Attendance

Welcome to fall 2015!  The Office of Student Financial Aid is dedicated to helping you make informed financial decisions. 

This Financial Aid 101 topic is the cost of attendance.

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Contact Us

Physical Address
John E. Thomas Hall, 287 Rivers St, Room 265

Mailing Address
ASU Box 32059, Boone NC 28608-2059

Phone: 828-262-2190



Office Hours
Mon- Fri 8:00-5:00

Counselor Meeting Hours
8:30-12:00 and 1:30-4:00

On Wednesday morning hours are 10:00 - 12:00 

 Hours to meet with Veterans' Coordinator/Counselor:
Mon-Fri 1:30-4:00

No appointment necessary.