In fact, according to a recent annual survey from Discover® Student Loans, 72% of parents say they plan to fill out the FAFSA, but there is still a lack of understanding about when and how to complete it.
Here are two easy-to-share tools to provide them with the information they need to complete the FAFSA as soon as possible:
FAFSA 101: Your Financial Aid FAQs Answered – Help students and parents find answers to common questions and clear up any misconceptions about the FAFSA with this comprehensive article and download.
9 Key Things to Know About Applying for Federal Student Aid – This simple one-pager breaks down the most important information students need to know about applying for federal student aid.
Don’t forget to share our interactive college prep checklist, the College Planning Calendar, with your seniors and their parents this year. From applications to move-in day, they can receive reminder emails and customizable to-do lists to keep track of each step of the college planning process from start to finish.