Start the 2016-2017 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.
Student Aid Secrets: File the FAFSA ASAP
Missing state and college FAFSA deadlines can jeopardize your eligibility for financial aid. Find out why you should file the FAFSA as early as possible.
Student Aid Secrets: Complete the FAFSA Regardless of Income Level
Families that earn high incomes often wonder if applying for financial aid is worth the effort. Find out why filing the FAFSA is a must at every income level.
Student Aid Secrets: Tell the Truth
Lying on the FAFSA can lead to $20,000 fines, 5 years in jail, being expelled from college, and more. Learn what else can happen if you lie on the FAFSA.
Student Aid Secrets: Proofread the FAFSA Thoroughly
Double or even triple-check the data on the FAFSA before submitting the form. Errors can delay your financial aid funds. Review the top ten tips for catching the most common errors on the FAFSA.
Student Aid Secrets: Test Strategies Before Using Them
Before you choose a strategy to increase aid eligibility, test it using a financial aid calculator. Learn how to check to see if a strategy will be helpful.