Top 5 FAFSA Financial Aid Form Filing Tips Video

Quick Financial Aid Tips

  • When the FAFSA refers to "I", "You", "Your", etc. it is referring to the student! Not the parent, family, or FAFSA preparer.
  • Always double check even basic things like your address and ZIP code.
  • Nothing will kill a FAFSA faster than errors or omissions! Check everything!
  • Colors matter and each year's FAFSA is different.
    • For the 2014-2015 FAFSA, student related items are in orange, while items for the parent(s) are in purple.

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