The National College Attainment Network estimates that about 270,000 fewer high school seniors have filled out the FAFSA since 2019.
The pandemic seems to be causing students to put off applying for financial aid, which may mean they're putting off college.
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The move is meant to meet teenagers on their phones and make it simpler for them to apply.
It’s FAFSA season, when families apply for federal aid to pay for college. The IRS Data Retrieval Tool makes it easier for applicants to add the required tax information to their forms by transferring it directly from the IRS. Or it did. The IRS has suspended the service for several weeks, and if history is […]
Prospective college students will be able to turn in their FAFSA forms starting Oct. 1.
Students can begin filing the FAFSA three months earlier this year, on Oct. 1.