Never pay to fill out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) this is a FREE application.

FAFSA OPENS October 1st.

Understanding the Financial Aid Award Letter. 

Do you need money for college?  The Guide to Federal Student Aid 2019-2020

Seniors 2019 will be filling out the 2019-2020 FAFSA
Seniors 2020 will be filling out the 2020-2021 FAFSA

If you plan to attend college from You will submit this FAFSA You can submit the FAFSA from Using income & tax information from
 July 1-2019-June 30-2020  2019-20  October 1, 2018 – June 30-2020  2017
July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021 2020-21 October 1, 2019 – June 30-2021 2018
July 1, 2021-June 30, 2022 2021-22 October 1, 2020- June 30-2022 2019

Time for your child to complete the FAFSA:  Tips for a parent for FAFSA and FSA ID Tips for Parents

What you need to know about submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Federal Student Aid information

The student and one parent need to create an FSA ID
FSA ID Worksheet 19-20
Creating and using the FSA ID

Who is my “Parent” when filling out the FAFSA?
Who’s my “Parent” when filling out the FAFSA? Graphic

(FAFSA) Free Application for Federal Student Aid should be completed as soon as possible after October 1.  State Deadline:  Oklahoma – As soon as possible after October 1. Awards made until funds are depleted.

Beginning Oct. 1, the 2019–20 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form will be available to students and parents to complete through the website and the myStudentAid mobile app for iOS and Android phones.

FAFSA in 5 Steps


Financial Aid Myths

FAFSA Fundamentals 2019-2020 – includes FSA ID, FAFSA application, data retrieval, after the FAFSA submission, scholarships & other resources.

How to fill out the FAFSA

2016-2017 IRS Data Retrieval Tool Tutorial Guide.


Are You Looking for Money?  Paying for college with Grants, Scholarships, and Federal Student Loans

The Expected Family Contribution (EFC) Formula, 2019-2020

Compare Award Letters: Our Award Letter Comparison Tool can help students and parents compare their financial aid packages from up to 5 different colleges to help determine which package is best for them.

Award Letter, Student Aid Report (SAR), Student and Parents

How to Evaluate Your Financial Aid Award Letter

How to appeal your financial aid offer and get more money: A Step-By-Step Guide