On this post we are going to cover how FAFSA sign in works and a quick step by step guide on what information you need and how to complete the FAFSA sign in process. FAFSA stands for: Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
What is FAFSA?
FAFSA in short is a student form (for undergraduate and graduate students) in the Unite states to help determine if they are eligible for student financial help (loans) to assist with there studies. The applications are accepted 1st January each year to cover the next academic year, each period application period is a year and a half (18 months) and the student support or aid is granted on a first come basis in Kentucky, North/South Carolina, Illinois, Vermont and Tennessee, the others grant until the budget is exceeded so it’s advisable regardless of which state in the US you are from to submit the application as early as you can to secure financial aid for your studies.
Steps to FAFSA sign in
To start the FAFSA sign in process you first need to visit the FAFSA website and visit the FAFSA sign in page then you will be taken to the sign in page where you will need to fill in some details on the form.
You will need to complete;
1. Your first name.
2. Your last name.
3. Your student Social Security Number.
4. Your date of birth.
Helpful information if you are having issues completing the FAFSA sign in process
1. Make sure you are using your full name (not a nickname / shortened version of your name), it must be the same as shown on your Social Security Card.
2. If you need help related to your Social Security Card then you can contact the Administration on: 1-800-772-1213 (free number) or there website is: SSA website.
We hope you have found the FAFSA sign in page helpful and if you are still having difficulty signing in then visit FAFSA official website for additional support.