Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is an intensive process. Follow these steps to make filling out the FAFSA much easier.
To fill out your FAFSA, you will need your:
Print a preliminary copy of your FAFSA and use it to collect your parents’ financial data. This will streamline the process when you fill out your actual FAFSA.
You can sign your FAFSA in one of two ways: electronically, by entering a Personal Identification Number (or PIN), or by mailing in a signature page. If you choose the electronic option, you can apply for a PIN right away. Your parents also can use a PIN to sign electronically.
Before you fill out your FAFSA, find out whether you’re eligible for federal financial aid in the first place!
Now you can fill out your FAFSA and apply for financial aid!