7 Things You Need for FAFSA
7 Things You Need Before You fill out the 2021-22 FAFSA Form, white letters on green background

It’ll be easier to complete the FAFSA form if you gather what you need ahead of time.

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The price of education, student loans and the FAFSA form.

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) opened on October 1, 2020. Here are some things you need to know before you start filling the form out.

  1. Your FSA Account Id Number – An FSA ID is a username and password that you can use to log in to certain U.S. Department of Education (ED) websites.
  2. Your Social Security Number
  3. Your Driver’s License Number
  4. Your 2020 tax records
  5. Records of your untaxed income
  6. Records of your assets
  7. List of schools you are interested in attending

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Written by Diane Nelson

March 9, 2021

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