Filling out the FAFSA

If you haven’t filled out the FAFSA for federal aid for your college student (or soon to be college student) it is not too late! The deadline is June 30, 2010.

Here is a link to their site and some information as to what you will see when you get there:


From their page–

Federal  Student Aid FAFSA

We have simplified the process of filling out the FAFSA. You can follow each section all of the way through for a comprehensive set of instructions.


Before  Beginning a FAFSA

Get organized!
To simplify the application process, gather required documents and other information ahead of time.

Filling Out a  FAFSA

Fill out the application!
The FAFSA contains questions that ask about you, your financial information, your school plans, and more.

FAFSA  Follow-Up

View your results online!
You can check the status of your application, make corrections to a processed FAFSA, and get other information.


FAFSA Deadlines:

Submit 2009-2010 Corrections on the Web forms by midnight Central Daylight time, September 21, 2010

Submit 2010-2011 FAFSA on the Web Applications by midnight Central Daylight time, June 30, 2011. More»

State deadlines are normally much earlier than Federal deadlines. To find your state’s deadline, select state deadlines.

Scheduled Maintenance:

FAFSA on the Web will be unavailable every Sunday from 5 a.m. to 11 a.m. (Eastern Time). We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. More»

Site Last Updated: Sunday, March 28, 2010