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FAFSA – Free Application for Federal Student Aid

The following videos, images, and links will help you apply for and learn more about FAFSA.

1)  Create an FSA ID (Both the student AND parent MUST have this to fill out and submit a FAFSA. If the parent already has one, he/she does not need to apply for another one.) - fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm

 

 

2)  FAFSA's official website (Use this website to complete and submit your FAFSA) - fafsa.ed.gov 

 

                          Parent

 

  • Am I an Independent or Dependent Student for FAFSA? (Use this graphic to help determine if you are an independent of dependent student for FAFSA purposes)

                          independent

2018-19 FAFSA Web Worksheet (Use for Spring & Summer 2019) – https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/fafsa_web_worksheet_2018-19.pdf

2019-20 FAFSA Web Worksheet (Use for Fall 2019 & Spring 2020) – https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/fafsa_web_worksheet_2018-19.pdf

Federal Student Aid website - studentaid.ed.gov/sa/resources

Student Loans & Loan Forgiveness - www2.ed.gov/fund/grants-college.html?src=pn

Grants - www2.ed.gov/fund/grants-apply.html?src=image

FinAid! - www.finaid.org

College For All Texans - http://www.collegeforalltexans.com

Frost Bank Educational Loan Information – https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/frost_bank_interest_free_educational_loan_fund.pdf


FAFSA Meeting Information:Vernon College FAFSA 10/29/18 Meeting PowerPoint & Notes – https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/vernon_college_fafsa_meeting_info.pdf

 
Mrs. Shahan going over the Vernon College FASFSA PowerPoint (Part 1):

 

Mrs. Shahan going over the Vernon College FASFSA PowerPoint (Part 2):

MSU FAFSA Meeting Video 2016 (This is an older video but still has some good information concerning the FAFSA) - https://ensemble.tetnplus.net/Watch/MSU101116

MSU FAFSA Meeting Power Point (Spanish) – https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/msu_fafsa_parent_meeting_presentation_-_spanish_version.pptx


HELPFUL ARTICLES CONCERNING FINANCIAL AID:

What Happens After Submitting the FAFSA? - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2016/11/07/what-happens-after-submitting-the-fafsa/#more-8160

Comparing Different Types of Financial Aid (English) – https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/financial_aid_article.docx

Comparing Different Types of Financial Aid (Spanish) – https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/financial_aid_article_spanish_version.docx

Paying Off Your Student Loans – https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2018/08/24/paying-off-your-student-loans/#more-40603