Advertisement

3. Confirm Your Financial Aid Deadlines

In recent years, the FAFSA has begun accepting forms beginning October 1 — but that date is far from the only one that matters in your quest for financial aid. Different schools have different deadlines for your financial aid application, and if you're applying for aid from your state, you have another set of deadlines to track. Make a chart of all your deadlines and the paperwork requirements for each financial source to which you're applying.

BrianAJackson / Getty Images
Advertisement

More on Facty

Disclaimer

This site offers information designed for educational purposes only. The information on this Website is not intended to be comprehensive, nor does it constitute advice or our recommendation in any way. We attempt to ensure that the content is current and accurate but we do not guarantee its currency and accuracy. You should carry out your own research and/or seek your own advice before acting or relying on any of the information on this Website.