ERIC Number: ED428612
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Completing the 1999-2000 FAFSA.
Department of Education, Washington, DC.
This document provides a step-by-step guide to completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for 1999-2000. Introductory information notes the availability of electronic versions of the FAFSA, requirements of renewal applications, and general instructions on form completion. Then the application process is broken down into six steps and line-by-line instructions for completing the form. The steps involve providing: (1) basic identifying and eligibility information; (2) information to determine whether the student is a dependent or an independent student for purposes of calculating the expected family contribution; (3) information on number of family members to calculate the income protection allowance; (4) information on income and assets of parents; (5) a list of the schools to which the student would like the Department of Education to send the application information; and (6) signature of student and parent. Also included are answers to frequently asked questions and a list of sources of further information. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC.