Steps for hosting a successful Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) event:

  1. Schedule a time (October-December) when parents & students can meet together for an FAFSA completion event (it might need to be held outside of school hours). Some communities might also choose to do a 2nd FAFSA event in January or February
  1. Contact financial aid representatives from any local community college, technical college, or university to help present information and answer questions for parents during the event.
  1. Prepare Students for the Event
  1. Promote the FAFSA completion day with students and parents.
  1. Hold your FAFSA event!

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