What is FAFSA?
FAFSA stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The federal government uses this form to determine your eligibility for aid, including: grants, work-study, scholarships and loans. FAFSA on the Web is the online version of a paper FAFSA.
Why would I want to complete my FAFSA on the Web instead of on paper?
The process is quicker and it is what the federal government prefers.
How do I get started?
Visit http://www.fafsa.ed.gov and click “Before Beginning a FAFSA” to get started.
FAFSA Web Tips
You will be required to provide your signature (and parent’s signature if you are a dependent student).
Your FSA ID will be your electronic identifier that enables you to: