Know the federal deadlines for filing the FAFSA, including which FAFSA to file for your academic year, and due dates for FAFSA corrections.
Each state has its own FAFSA deadline, which can be much earlier than the federal deadline. Some states award their student aid funds on a first-come, first-served basis. Check this list to confirm your state’s FAFSA deadline for 2019-2020 and 2020-2021.
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