Filing the FAFSA Guide: Line-by-Line FAFSA Help

FAFSA 2017-2018 ebook
Download Filing the FAFSA, 2017-2018 Edition

Our free Filing the FAFSA book is your roadmap to navigating the FAFSA form. This detailed how-to guide will help you complete the FAFSA quickly, correctly and thoroughly.

Why Download the Filing the FAFSA Guide?

The FAFSA financial aid application is one of the most important forms you’ll ever fill out for financial aid—and thousands of students miss millions of dollars every year by not completing it quickly or correctly.

Key benefits:

  • Written by financial aid experts David Levy and Mark Kantrowitz
  • Delivers the advice and instructions you need to avoid costly errors
  • Available in multiple formats optimized for your PC, smartphone, eReader or tablet

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Praise for Filing the FAFSA

“I found Filing the FAFSA to be an up-to-the-minute, accessible and readable resource for those with a keen interest in the current federal application for student financial aid.”
- Nancy Coolidge, Office of the President, University of California

“Families need a guide that breaks down the application form into logical sections. Filing the FAFSA is an important tool in removing some of the mystery surrounding the financial aid process.”
- Verna Hazen, Assistant Vice President and Director, Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships, Rochester Institute of Technology

“With the plethora of information on the subject of completing college financial applications, it’s reassuring to find a guide that students, parents and even guidance counselors can look to for useful and accurate information.”
- Carlos Adrian, Associate Director, Financial Aid Compliance, Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship Programs, Syracuse University

“As a long-time financial aid professional, I am always looking for helpful tools to assist families in understanding the sometimes overwhelming process of applying for student financial aid for college. Filing the FAFSA is a tool that successfully combines the presentation of detailed information with easy to follow flow charts and summary boxes to guide families through the application process. It is filled with helpful hints and is a valuable resource for families navigating the complicated world of financial aid.”
- Diane Stemper, Executive Director, Office of Enrollment Services, Student Financial Aid, Ohio State University

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