Financial Aid Information
FAFSA on the Web
Use this online form to complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid over the Internet.
As January 1st approaches here is information and
steps to help guide you with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
review FAFSA Overview: Click Here
Get pin number – The pin #qualifies as
the student’s signature when completing the electronic application.
Click here for pin #
Complete FAFSA application
the applicant time to correct any issues
social security with time to approve information
the student and parent time to try sign-in information
- There are
three ways to do this: Click here
or download PDF Here
. You can also apply through the
college. The applicant gives the
school the completed form and they process it for you.
Confirm completion -
electronic completion you use your pin# to sign in.
logging in the student must provide their name/date/SS#
you do not have a pin at this time - you can process one there.
general application information
IRS data retrieval – Parents can go directly to the IRS website and send their
information directly to FAFSA.
transferring you IRS tax information into your FAFA click here and use the steps and scenarios provided.
and check on status
information and confirmation from education department
will then contact the student stating the aid received in award letter format.
this time the student will work with the college’s financial aid office.
the parent or applicant has further questions call the help desk: 1-800-4-FED-AID
- Click for FAFSA Forecast
will provide an estimate for eligibility
- and what each school provides
can be completed before January 1, 2011
creates less burden
New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority
and federal financial aid programs for New Jersey Students. This is the
most comprehensive financial aid information site on the Web for New
Federal Student Aid
new website that offers hundreds of pages of student-aid information.
Students can read about the application process for financial aid and
use a calculator to determine how much they need to save for college.
Tuition Aid Grant Award Estimator
This is an ESTIMATE of average award values for eligible, full-time recipients.
Office of Postsecondary Education
Financial Aid for Students
This website provides U.S. government information for students.
Managing the Price of College
This handbook shows how families in various income groups manage to pay for college.
Internet Guide to 529 Plans rates the NJBEST Program
Financial Aid: Words to Know