|Fill Out & File Your FAFSA!|
Event Type: Computer Class|
Age Group(s): High School
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 7:00 PM
Volunteers for Iowa College Goal Sunday will help students and their families fill out and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as part of a national program that helps students qualify for federal financial aid. The FAFSA, which is available in free paper and electronic forms from the U.S. Department of Education, is the first step in the qualification process.Library: Central Library Map to Central Library
Students or parents may attend individually, but it is recommended that students bring at least one parent or guardian along.
To complete the FAFSA, families should bring, for both the student and parent, the following:
Social Security number, drivers license number and date of birth
Most recent federal and state tax returns
W-2 forms or other records of income earned last year
Current bank statements and investment records
Records of untaxed income received last year
2012 business and farm records
Alien registration numbers if not a U.S. citizen
Students and parents may also register in advance for federal personal identification numbers (PINs) to electronically sign the forms and make future changes. To request a PIN, visit www.pin.ed.gov.
For more information about the event and to obtain a list of materials needed to complete the FAFSA, please visit the Iowa College Goal Sunday Web site, www.IowaCGS.org. Details are also available from the Iowa College Access Network (ICAN) at (877) 272-4692 or CGS@ICANsucceed.org.
Location: Computer Lab
Contact: Julie Crabb
Presenter: CGS Iowa