Your First Name
This is question 2 on the paper Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form.
Enter your first name exactly as it appears on your Social Security card.
For assistance with updating the information on a Social Security card, call the Social Security Administration (SSA) at 1-800-772-1213 (TTY for the deaf or hard of hearing 1-800-325-0778) or visit the SSA’s website.
You can only use letters (A–Z), numbers (0–9), periods (.), apostrophes ('), dashes (-), or blanks (spaces). No other characters are allowed.
The first character must be a letter, and the second character can’t be a number.