Each year, the U.S. Department of Education’s office of Federal Student Aid provides around $111 billion in federal student aid. Yet our annual reporting finds that only a fraction of high school students submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form. So, let’s bust myths!
You’ll have a better chance at receiving money for college if you avoid several common mistakes when filling out your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form. Such mistakes include not completing the form on time, not filling it out correctly, or forgetting to sign and submit.
Learn what happens if you miss your school, state, or federal FAFSA deadline.