Applicants that are applying to any of our master's programs other than the School of Architecture will be required to fill out the Statement of Financial Resources during the application process. The information provided on this form is not used when evaluating an application for admission. It will be reviewed by the Graduate School only if the department or program recommends an application for admission. Financial assistance for graduate students is awarded on the basis of academic merit, academic promise, and on the basis of financial need as indicated on this form. Applicants may be asked for additional forms such as W-2, tax return, or similar financial documentation to verify data. FAFSA There is no requirement to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form to apply for fellowship or assistantship awards at Princeton. All applicants are automatically considered for all available funding.