After You Apply

You’ve filed your FAFSA—now what?

To make sure you get your financial aid on time, you’ll want to follow the steps on this page after filing your FAFSA each year. Making sure you check off these tasks will help ensure your success at IU Fort Wayne.

Start your financial wellness journey

IU’s MoneySmarts website helps you protect yourself from debt. Set up your budget with the online budget calculator, read up on your credit score, check out money podcasts, and much, much more.

You can also take online courses through MoneySmarts U to learn about money at every stage of your college career. You’ll discover how to sort through credit card offers, plan for living expenses, decide what to do with work income, and figure out how to prepare for your financial future.

Explore MoneySmarts  Log into MoneySmarts U

Have your aid in hand? Learn how to keep it.

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