Upcoming College Events and Important Dates

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

2022-2023 FAFSA Opens up on October 1, 2021

FAFSA Federal Deadline: June 30, 2023

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

Many schools are waiving the admission test requirement for the 2022-2023 admissions cycle. 

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

Test Date Registration deadline
Nov 6, 2021 Oct 8, 2021
Dec 4 ,2021 Nov 4, 2021
Mar 12, 2022 Feb 11, 2022


ACT: The ACT will be given to all City High School Juniors (date TBA) 

University of Arizona Applications

FAFSA Priority Deadline: March 1, 2022

Final deadline: May 2, 2022


Northern Arizona University Application

FAFSA Priority Deadline: Nov. 15, 2021

Application Deadline: 


Arizona State University Application

Priority Application Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021

FAFSA priority Deadline: Jan. 15, 2022

Application Deadline: Jan, 15, 2022


University of New Mexico at Las Cruces Applications

Deadline: 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.


Western New Mexico University Application

Deadline: Rolling acceptance dates

WNMU is in Silver City, which is only 3 hours away from Tucson. Out-of-state tuition is about $7,000.


Other Resources

Arizona is a member of the Western Undergraduate Exchange. Arizona students can apply for reduced tuition to other member institutions.