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FAFSA Completion

The following links and videos may be used as a resource to help students maneuver through the steps of completing the FAFSA and obtaining Federal Student Aid.

Federal Student Aid at a glance.  A fact sheet informing students what federal student aid is, who is eligible and how to apply.

College Financing Plan Template. Students tool to help understand and compare school aid offers:

FAFSA on the Web Worksheet. Provides a preview of the questions students and parents may be asked while completing the FAFSA form.

Demo Line by Line Webinar. This Webinar provides a live demo of the 20/21 FAFSA.


FAFSA Facts and Fiction: Get the Truth - and the Money You Need for College

This guide addresses the most common barriers to filing the FAFSA, especially for low-income students.

English: PDF | HTML
Spanish: PDF | HTML

• Six Items and 22 Minutes: All You Need to Fill out the FAFSA

This resource addresses the misconception that the FAFSA takes a long time to complete and requires documentation that is difficult to access. 

English: PDF | HTML
Spanish: PDF | HTML

• Financial Aid Vocab Cheat Sheet

This glossary explains common acronyms and terms in the financial aid process.

English: PDF | HTML
Spanish: PDF | HTML

• Job Loss and the FAFSA: Three Steps to Take When Your Family Finances Shift

This guide addresses the professional judgment/special circumstances appeal process and how to indicate on the FAFSA that a parent is unemployed.

English: PDF | HTML
Spanish: PDF | HTML

• The FAFSA: The Most Important Financial Aid Form You’ll Ever Fill Out 

This comprehensive resource incorporates elements featured in the previous guides, including a section on where to get help filing the FAFSA.

English: PDF | HTML
Spanish: PDF | HTML


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