Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Whether or not you attended FAFSA Day, completing the FAFSA is the first step in making your college dreams a reality. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the standard form required for federal and state need-based aid and for consideration for many other scholarships and grant opportunities. The FAFSA can be completed and filed at www.fafsa.gov.

Below are topics of interest that may be helpful as you prepare to enter college in the fall.† Please check out all of the great information on the site or give us a call at 866-866-CFNC (2362)!

After Completing and Submitting the FAFSA†

Helping You Pay

Grants, Scholarships and Forgivable Loans

About Loans

Managing Finances While in College

Repaying Loans

Win a $529 contribution to a new or existing 529 NC educational savings plan!