Upcoming College Events and Important Dates

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

FAFSA Opens up on October 1, 2020

FAFSA Federal Deadline: June 30, 2020

Be sure to check the FAFSA deadlines of the individual colleges (see the list below) that you are applying to.

Create an FSA ID to sign FAFSA electronically

Create separate Federal Student Aid Identifications: 1 for students and 1 for parent

Helpful Info on Completing FAFSA


College Admissions Tests

SAT: visit the College Board for registration for any of the test dates below:

Test Date Registration deadline
March 13 February 12
May 8 April 8
June 5 May 6


ACT: The ACT will be given to all City High School juniors on April 13, 2021. 

ACT Prep Classes at UA: This class is free to City High School students. Program begins on 2/20/21 and ends on 3/27/21.


University of Arizona Applications

FAFSA Priority Deadline: March 1, 2021

Final deadline: May 1, 2020


Northern Arizona University Application

FAFSA Priority Deadline: November 15, 2020

Application Deadline: May 1, 2020


Arizona State University Application

FAFSA priority Deadline: January 15, 2021

Application Deadline: January 15, 2020


University of New Mexico at Las Cruces Applications

Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020 for scholarship opportunities

Rolling acceptance dates

UNM Las Cruces offers In-State Tuition to Arizona Residents: $7368/year

You need either a 2.75 GPA or 1060 on your SAT or 21 on your ACT to attend.