FAFSA Completion Tutorial

This tutorial helps students and parents understand and complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). It contains step-by-step instructions and explanations:  

FAFSA Tutorial


Also, before you begin to complete your FAFSA, you should gather the following documents/information:  

1.  Social Security numbers

2.  Alien Registration # (if not a US citizen)

3.  Federal Income Tax Returns, W-2s, and other records of money earned.  (Note:  you may be able to transfer your federal tax return information into your FAFSA using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool)

4.  Bank statements for checking and savings account balances, and records of investments

5.  Records of untaxed income (if applicable)