Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) – It’s free to file and oh so important!
The college admissions process can be daunting. Between touring, gathering application materials, and filling out financial aid forms, parents and students can feel overwhelmed. The starting point to be considered for federal or state student aid is the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA, which becomes accessible online beginning October 1, is the foundation for how your aid is calculated and what aid is available to your family.