Now that you have submitted your application, you may be looking for what to do next. It is important to periodicaly check your application status to ensure we have everything we need to review your application. Additionally, you will want to begin completing your FAFSA. 

Check Your Application Status

Once you've submitted your application, you will receive an email within 1-2 days with instructions on how to set up your Highlander Portal. Your Highlander Portal is where you can view your application status as well as upload transcripts or other material. Check out the video below for a quick run through of how to set up your Highlander Portal: 

File Your FAFSA

Radford University uses the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine students' eligibility for federal and state aid, including grants, loans and work study programs. In addition to the video below, we invite you to review our Financial Aid Office webpage for a complete rundown of information you'll need to complete the FAFSA.