Is my sister a dependent for the purpose of the FAFSA?

Answer Answering "yes" to this question requires that your dependent (in this case your sister) must live with you "throughout the award year". If you sister will be moving out at any time before the end ... Read More »

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When can I apply for FAFSA with a dependent?

when it's as close as 6/30 and 7/1, it's fine that you fill it in. write in the additional notes area about how you are expecting and will have a dependent for the next school year.

Can I Change From a Dependent to Independent for FAFSA?

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) uses your family's financial information to determine whether you qualify for financial aid. If you are a dependent student, you must provide in... Read More »

How to Fill Out the FAFSA As an Unemployed Dependent of a Domestic Partner?

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is a form all prospective college and university students in America submit to provide the schools they wish to attend with a snapshot of their ... Read More »

How can I change my fafsa status from "independent" to "dependent"?

FAFSA rules are for everyone who applies to it. It does not differ per school.From FAFSA help:If you can answer No to all of the following questions, you are considered a dependent student on the ... Read More »