What do I need?

Items needed to complete the FAFSA:

Students will need the following:

  1. Personal email account (cannot use the same as parent)
  2. Full legal name
  3. Social security number, permanent resident card, green card or I-94 (if you do not have this, see your Counselor)
  4. Date of birth
  5. Phone number (cannot use the same as parent)
  6. List of schools you are considering
  7. Driver's license (if you have one)
  8. Federal tax return (if you have one)
  9. W-2 and other records of income (if you have one)

Parents (biological or legally adoptive parent only) will need the following:

  1. Personal email account (cannot use the same as student)
  2. Full legal name
  3. Social security number, permanent resident card, green card or I-94 (if you do not have this, enter all zeros)
  4. Date of birth
  5. Phone number (cannot use the same as student)
  6. Driver's license (if you have one)
  7. Federal tax return
  8. W-2 and other records of income
  9. Annual amounts of untaxed income received in the household (SSI, Child Support, SNAP Benefits, etc.)
  10. Bank statements and records of investments (home you live in and retirement accounts are not counted here)
  11. Total value of any business you own with more than 100 employees
  12. Marriage status and dates. If divorced, month and year of divorce.