The change will allow students to report tax information from a prior-prior tax year (PPY) allowing tax information from two years ago.
These changes, which start next year, will impact millions of students who apply for federal student aid and are being applied, in hopes, to make the process easier and more helpful for students in the college planning process.
They may support you in every other way, but unfortunately, they can't always afford to pay for school.
What to ask to get the information you need.
The best way to ensure that history doesn’t repeat itself by students missing out on free financial aid is for both graduating seniors and, of course, parents, to fill out their FAFSA forms ASAP!
Submitting your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can be a complicated process. From digging through information on your family's assets to decoding income tax forms, filling out the FAFSA ...
Filling out the FAFSA can be tricky. Keep these tips in mind and you shouldn't have any problems. Identify Yourself • Use your legal name as it appears on your Social ...
Learn about how your EFC is calculated and what comes after.
Completing the FAFSA will help you earn federal financial aid.
Don't worry: it's not as bad as it looks.
We've got you covered with a complete list of financial aid deadlines, state-by-state, for the 2015-2016 academic year.
In addition to encouraging students to complete the FAFSA, the First Lady could send your school a special video message or speak at your commencement ceremony!
DACA students are defined as a subgroup of these undocumented students who have received Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
What your FAFSA says about your first choice college.
What you need to know before you file your FAFSA in 2015.
Don’t rush the process – any mistakes can cause serious delays in the process or, worse, disqualify you all together.
Check your state’s specific listing to make sure you know which criteria apply!
Avoiding the topic of financial aid only makes it that much worse in the long run!
The changed to the 2014-2015 FAFSA is considered a step forward for the LGBTQ community.
Why do the government and colleges use last year's income to determine financial aid for the current year? Our financial situation has changed, my husband was laid off last year but ...