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Financial Aid Workshops

Open Financial Aid Sessions

Financial Aid Open Sessions

To prepare for your virtual Financial Aid Workshop, please have the following items:

  • Student ID, Driver's License or State ID
  • Internet Connection
  • Access to a laptop or desktop
  • Speakers and microphone
  • Webcam (if available, but not necessary)
  • FSA ID (Please try logging into your account at: to ensure your password works or click the link to create an FSA for you and/or one of your parents.)
  • Access to student and parent email account
  • You and your parent(s) social security number (if applicable for parent)
  • Your Alien Registration Number (if applicable)
  • Your parent(s) date of birth
  • Parent(s) month and year they were married/divorced/separated/widowed
  • 2018 Federal Tax Returns (if enrolling for summer 2021)
  • 2019 Federal Tax Returns (the 2021-2022 FAFSA covers you for Fall 2021, Spring 2022 & Summer 2022)
  • 2018 and/or 2019 W-2s (see above for the semester you're enrolling in)
  • Records of untaxed income, if applicable

Virtual Financial Aid Workshop Schedule

Every Tuesday, Aug 24th - Nov 30th
Noon – 1 pm | Join the Virtual Room
5 – 6 pm | Join the Virtual Room

Open Financial Aid Sessions

Get step-by-step help completing your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)!

Join and complete your FAFSA on a Saturday! Our team will host monthly Saturday sessions to get you started.

02/06 | 9 - 11 am
03/20 | 9 - 11 am
04/17 | 9 - 11 am
05/08 | 9 - 11 am
06/12 | 9 - 11 am
07/10 | 9 - 11 am

Join a Saturday Session