- Create an FSA ID for the student and another for one parent
- Log into the student's FAFSA using their FSA ID and complete FAFSA.
FSA ID = Federal Student Aid Identification
FAFSA = Free Application for Federal Student Aid
What may be available by completing FAFSA:
Pell Grant - up to $6,345 for the 2021/22 school year. Access to the Pell Grant is based on financial need / household income. If the student qualifies for any amount of a Pell Grant, the money does not need to be paid back.
Stafford Loans - up to $5,500 for the 2021/22 school year. Access to the Stafford Loan is not based on financial need. If the student chooses to borrow, the money does have to be paid back.
Want more info? Contact Liz Clark.