Applying for Financial Aid/FAFSA

The 2020-21 FAFSA application becomes available on October 1, 2019.  You can now complete the FAFSA on your phone with the new FAFSA  mobile app from both the Apple App Store (iOS) and Google Play (Android)

complete FAFSA button

Filing by the February 1, 2020  priority date will ensure you are considered for the maximum amount of financial aid.

Alverno's Federal Code is 003832

Use the  following links to help answer any questions you may have about the FAFSA.

11 Common FAFSA Mistakes

Am I a Dependent or Independent Student?

Creating and Using the FSA ID

Financial Aid process for DACA and undocumented students 

If you’d like more details about the changes, you may read the following informational pieces from NASFAA, the US Department of Education, and the White House:

FAFSA Changes fact sheet

White House fact sheet

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