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Financial Aid Checklist

Complete the FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov

(Federal school code: 001589)

The FAFSA is the application that determines eligibility for all Federal Aid, and it does not require a fee for submission. Use only the official web address -- www.fafsa.ed.gov -- to access the FAFSA.  There are websites with addresses that are similar to www.fafsa.ed.gov which charge a fee to redirect you to the correct governmental site.  You will not be charged this fee if you use the official FAFSA site. 

 

Items needed to complete the FAFSA:

 
   Student and parent (if the student is dependent) must apply for an FSA ID at www.fafsa.ed.gov
  Social security number
  Previous year's federal income tax return or if eligible you may use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool.
  Previous year's W-2s
  Bank statements
  Investment information
  Untaxed income information
 

Complete the following loan applications:

 
  Student Loan Request Form
  Student Loan Master Promissory Note
  Student Loan Entrance Counseling
  *If you are a dependent student, parents can apply for a Parent PLUS Loan.
  Parent Loan Request Form
  Parent Loan Master Promissory Note

Complete the Georgia Tuition Equalization Grant Application (GTEG) at www.GAfutures.org

 

*Transfer students will also need to complete the HOPE Evaluation Request Form