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Completing Your FAFSA

If you are ready to complete your FAFSA. A Parent’s Guide to Completing the FAFSA has been published by the Department of Education.. 

Here are a few videos that will provide you with tips on filling out your FAFSA.

FSA ID Walkthrough The first step to applying for federal student aid is completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (or the FAFSA®). Before you fill out your FAFSA watch this video to learn how to create an FSA ID―a username and password. You will need an FSA ID to electronically sign and submit your FAFSA, as well as to make any needed corrections later. And if you are a dependent student, your parent will need his or her own FSA ID, too. Do not allow someone to create your FSA ID for you, and you should not create one for someone else. Not even for a family member. This can cause problems with your financial aid down the road.
Overview of the Financial Aid Process Are you ready to attend college or career school, but need financial aid to help fund your education? Check out this video to learn how the office of Federal Student Aid provides more than $150 billion in grants, loans and work-study funds.
FAFSA Overview Check out this video to learn how the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) gives you access to grants, loans and work-study jobs that can help fund your education.
How to fill out the FAFSA The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) allows students to apply for more than $150 billion in grants, loans, and work-study funds. Check out this video for info about the FAFSA and the resources available to help fill out this important application.
Determining Your Dependency Status Are you ready to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, but are unsure whether you'll need to provide parental information on the form? Check out this video to help you determine whether you're an independent or dependent student..
Myths about financial aid Ready for college, but not sure how to pay for it? Don't let these myths about federal student aid keep you from applying for and getting money to help pay for college.
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