The 2019-2020 FAFSA was made available on October 1st, 2018. The FAFSA, or the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, should be filled out each year that a student is in school. TOPS students are eligible to apply for the FAFSA. While it isn’t due for a while, it is highly recommended to fill it out as early as possible (U.S. Department of Education, 2018).
Here is a brief video that explains how the FAFSA works:
Here are some helpful resources for filling out the FAFSA:
Look for more information and tips about filling out the FAFSA in following weeks!
U.S. Department of Education. (2018). Filling Out the FAFSA Form. Retrieved October 12, 2018, from Federal Student Aid: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa/filling-out