Fort Wayne Community Schools - FAFSA

 

FAFSA KICK-OFF

Get help from the Office of College and Career Readiness!
Join us for one of our monthly FAFSA Completion Days at the Family and Community Engagement Center located at 230 East Douglas Avenue from Noon - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 13    Wednesday, November 10
Wednesday, December 8    Wednesday, January 12
Wednesday, February 9      Wednesday, March 9
Wednesday, April 13

 

 

ABOUT FAFSA

 

FAFSA Completion Assistance (PDF)

FAFSA Kick Off Flyer (PDF)

 

DON’T PAY MORE FOR COLLEGE

Students and families can begin filing the FAF$A on October 1, 2021 at the FAFSA website. Completing the FAF$A (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) allows you to have access to state and federal financial aid, school scholarships and grants.

The College and Career Readiness Team will assist you and your family in completing the FAF$A. We will launch the FWCS FAF$A COMPLETION with a kick-off event on Saturday, October 9th from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Family and Community Engagement Center, 230 East Douglas Avenue.

Can’t make the kick-off event? We will host monthly FAF$A COMPLETION DAYS at the Family and Community Engagement Center from Noon – 7:00 p.m. on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, October 13
  • Wednesday, November 10
  • Wednesday, December 8
  • Wednesday, January 12
  • Wednesday, February 9                   
  • Wednesday, March 9              
  • Wednesday, April 13

WHAT TO BRING

STUDENTS

Please be sure that you are prepared with the following information:

  • Student FSA ID to sign electronically
  • Student’s Social Security Number
  • Student’s Alien Registration Number (if you are not a U.S. citizen)
  • Your 2019 federal income tax returns, W-2’s, and other records of money earned. (Note: You may be able to transfer your federal tax return information into your FAFSA using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool)
  • Bank Statements and records of investments (if applicable)
  • Records of untaxed income (if applicable)
  • Names of College or Universities you are considering

PARENTS

Please be sure that you are prepared with the following information:

  • Parent FSA ID to sign electronically
  • Parents’ Social Security Number
  • Parents’ 2019 federal income tax returns, W-2’s and other records of money earned. (Note: You may be able to transfer your federal tax return information into your FAFSA using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool)
  • Bank Statements and records of investments (if applicable)
  • Records of untaxed income (if applicable)
 

 

READY TO SIGN UP?

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Call or email Martin Murphy, K-12 College and Career Readiness Coordinator at

(260) 467-2655 or Martin.Murphy@fwcs.k12.in.us

FACE MASKS ARE REQUIRED!