Launching on October 1

CSS Profile for the 2024-25 application year will open on October 1, 2023. If you need to apply for financial aid for attending in the Fall 2024 or Spring 2025, you’ll need to complete the 2024-25 CSS Profile. Please do not start a 2023-24 application while you wait. Ahead of the application opening, we encourage you to review the resources below to help you complete your CSS Profile more quickly and easily.


  • Getting Started

    Check out some helpful tips and resources on our Get Started page to help you with your application.

  • Complete the Application

    Learn how to Complete the Application in a few steps and, if needed, find out how to make corrections and more.

  • Participating Institutions

    All institutions utilizing CSS Profile may be found online. We encourage you to review individual deadlines and instructions for each institution to which you apply.

  • Contact Us

    Have questions? We have answers! Find the appropriate contact information over on our Contact Us page.