Financial Aid: 2018-2019 FAFSA Deadlines, Filing Facts & More!
It’s FAFSA filing time. We’ve gathered everything you need to know to get started and file early.
Start the 2018 - 2019 FAFSA Tutorial: The FAFSA in 7 Easy Steps
Follow this step-by-step tutorial (with images) to learn how to fill out your FAFSA quickly and accurately to see if you're eligible for student aid.
General Eligibility Requirements for Federal Student Aid
Students must meet requirements to be eligible for federal student aid. Learn about these rules for receiving federal aid, such as grants, student employment, and student loans.
Am I Eligible for Financial Aid If My Parents Are Undocumented?
Quiz: What's Your Financial Aid IQ?
U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and eligible noncitizens are eligible for financial aid regardless of whether or not your parents are undocumented.
Satisfactory Academic Progress
Think you know financial aid? We’re putting your knowledge to the test.
To remain eligible for financial aid, students must maintain satisfactory academic progress (SAP). Learn about these rules, such as maintaining a C average.
Student Citizenship Status on the FAFSA
To receive federal student financial aid and state grants, students must be U.S. citizens or eligible noncitizens. Find out how to meet these requirements.
Simplified Needs Test and Auto-Zero EFC
Find out more about the 2 simplified versions of the FAFSA: The Simplified Needs Test (disregards all asset information) and the Auto-Zero EFC (sets the EFC to zero).