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REMINDER: Deadline to submit FAFSA form is March 1

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Posted at 5:03 PM, Feb 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-26 17:03:32-05

The U.S. Department of Education office of Federal Student Aid wants to remind you that the deadline to submit a FAFSA form is March 1.

Submitting FAFSA is crucial because it's used to determine student's eligibility for federal grants, work-study funds and loans. Also, some states, colleges, and private scholarship organizations use FAFSA information to determine their financial aid, which may be awarded on a first come, first served basis.

To fill out and submit the FAFSA form, you can click on fafsa.gov [studentaid.gov] or access the form through the myStudentAid mobile app.

There's also a number of ways to receive help filling out FAFSA: