How exactly do you use FAFSA money?

Answer Technically, the FAFSA doesn't actually give you any money. It's a form that tells the schools you apply to what your EFC will be. From that, the financial aid office at the schools to which you a... Read More »

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What exactly do I need to fill out the FAFSA?

You can fill out the FAFSA with estimated income and then submit a corrected form once you receive your W-2's. I would contact your employers to ask where the forms are since by law they must send ... Read More »

Does FAFSA money come in checks?

Federal Student Aid money is first paid directly to the college you designated on your Free Application for Federal Student Aid. If the amount of Federal Student Aid exceeds the amount you owe to t... Read More »

Getting the money i got from fafsa to my college.?

If you are talking about federal financial aid like the Pell Grant, Stafford Loan, State Grants, etc. then the funds should be disbursed from the Government directly to your school and your student... Read More »

Is the money from the FAFSA deposited directly to you?

Financial aid you receive from the federal government as a result of completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, goes to your school. If the total exceeds your expenses due, ... Read More »