- Read the instructions carefully.
- Be sure to complete the whole application, leaving nothing blank.
See How to Avoid Common Errors When completing the CSS Profile Application to read other tips and specific information for students, parents and divorced/separated parents.
If you want to be considered for Yale School of Medicine funds (Yale Scholarship, Yale Alumni Loan, Primary Care Loans) you must complete a CSS Profile need analysis application as well as a FAFSA. The CSS Profile Application must include your parents' financial information along with your own income and assets.
- MARRIED AND TO BE MARRIED STUDENTS:
If you are married, you must include your spouse's income and asset information. If you are planning to be married during the current academic year, you must also provide your fiancé’s income and asset information.
If your parents are legally divorced or separated, your custodial parent must complete the CSS Profile. The custodial parents will remain the same each year. If parents are not legally separated we need both parent’s information.
At Yale School of Medicine, you must file a CSS Profile Application to receive financial aid. There is a charge for filing this form.
The CSS Profile application should be filled out online and submitted electronically. You can find the online application HERE.