FAFSA (Financial Aid)

After the College Acceptance, 3 Steps to Consider as You Plan, from the Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority (MEFA).

FAFSA Day MA is working hard to increase FAFSA completion rates across the Commonwealth by spearheading the FAFSA Challenge. Upcoming FAFSA Day MA events, all virtual, will offer a brief presentation on the FAFSA and leave plenty of time for live Q&A to help you and your family complete your FAFSA. Register by clicking on an event below:

Thursday, February 11, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in English

Sunday, February 7, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. en Espanol

And as an added bonus, FAFSA Day MA is offering a $1,000 college scholarship to a high school senior who attends a FAFSA Day event and completes the attendee survey.

Even if you can’t attend a FAFSA Day event, be sure to submit your FAFSA at fafsa.gov.

If you have any questions, please let your School Counselor know!

MEFA College Financing Video 
This webinar, presented with Susan Beard of Wheaton College, provides information and clarity on the entire college financial aid application process. You'll learn about financial aid applications and types of financial aid, the factors that determine your aid eligibility, how colleges determine that amount of aid to offer, and the details of financial aid offers. Download the webinar slides to follow along.