Student/Family Resources


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Videos
General Federal Student Aid Information
About Federal Student Aid
Overview of the Financial Aid Process
Types of Federal Student Aid
Federal Student Aid – Myths About Financial Aid
Responsible Borrowing
The FASFA & the FSA ID
Filing the FAFSA
This link provides videos for completing the 2017-18 FAFSA successfully.
6 Steps After the FAFSA
This link covers frequently asked questions about student aid including how to appeal for more financial aid, understanding expected family contribution, and tip sheets and handbooks directly from Federal Student Aid.
Creating An FSA ID
This link provides troubleshooting tips and videos for obtaining your FSA ID.
FAFSA Overview
How to Fill Out the FAFSA
How to Create an FSA ID
FAFSA and FSA ID Tips for Parents
IRS Data Retrieval Tool
After the FAFSA: What Happens Next
FAFSA: Determining Your Dependency Status
Web Series – 7 Easy Steps to Complete the FAFSA (2016-17)
Start Here
Step 1 Student Demographics
Step 2 School Selection
Step 3 Dependency Status
Step 4 Parent Demographics
Step 5 Financial Information
Step 6 Sign & Submit
Step 7 Confirmation


Guides
General Federal Student Aid Information
How is aid calculated?
Federal Student Aid at a Glance English
Federal Student Aid at a Glance Spanish
Do You Need Money for College? English (Spanish version not available yet)
The FAFSA & The FSA ID
2017-2018 FAFSA English
2017-2018 FAFSA Spanish
2017-2018 FAFSA Worksheet English
2017-2018 FAFSA Worksheet Spanish
Completing the FAFSA Checklist
What Data Do Applicants Provide on the FAFSA?
Sample FSA ID Tracking Sheet #1
Sample FSA ID Tracking Sheet #2
Am I Dependent or Independent?
Dependency Status
Are you eligible for Federal Student Aid?
How is aid calculated?
Types of Financial Aid
Federal Student Loans: Basics for Students
Federal Student Loans: Basics for Students (Spanish)
Federal Student Loans: Direct PLUS Basics for Parents
Federal Student Loans: Direct PLUS Loan Basics for Parents (Spanish)
The College Search Process
College Preparation Checklist
College Preparation Checklist (Spanish)
Comparing Colleges: A Guide
Graduate! A Financial Aid Guide to Success