Fall 2021 FAFSA Series
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Fully prepare to file the 2022-23 FAFSA! Learn more about how your answers to the questions determine your aid eligibility, what the EFC is and what it means for you, what happens when the details you must submit do not match your family’s current income circumstances. We also have a step-by-step review of the FAFSA to prepare you to submit yours successfully.

Oct. 27, 2021: 2022-23 FAFSA Demo

You have learned all about the questions on the FAFSA, and now you are ready to file! Assistant Director of Financial Aid Kaitlyn Goslinga does live step-by-step demo of the FAFSA so you will be fully prepared to complete it for the next school year. 

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Oct. 20, 2021: The FAFSA is a Misfit

What happens when the questions on the FAFSA do not represent what is going on in your family? 

Which parent needs to be list on the FAFSA in cases of divorce, separation, and remarriage? How can you report a change in income or unusual expenses your family has incurred? 

Watch this webinar to learn more about these situations and the steps you need to take for additional consideration. 

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Oct. 13, 2021: The EFC and Me

You have completed your FAFSA, and you are provided with a number called the EFC (Expected Family Contribution).  After looking at that number, if you have ever asked any of these questions, then this session is for you!  

  • Is the EFC what I will have to pay for college?
  • Why is my EFC so high?
  • Why wasn’t my cost of living or my bills taken into account? Not fair!
  • How does my EFC determine what types of aid I am eligible for? 

This webinar helps demystify the calculations that determine your EFC and how financial aid administrators use this figure when putting together your aid offer. 

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Oct. 6, 2021: 100 Questions - Really?

Ever wondered why there are so many questions on the FAFSA? This session provides you a breakdown of the questions, discusses how less-obvious information is utilized (like your parent’s age), and gives you tips and tricks on answering all of the questions correctly.

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Sept. 29, 2021: FAFSA Myths and Misconceptions

Assistant Director of Financial Aid Kaitlyn Goslinga presents a quick, 30-minute session to bust the top 5 FAFSA myths. If you are hesitant about applying or want to learn more about the FAFSA, listen in!

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