How to apply for Aid
Step-by-step guide to applying for financial aid.
When to Apply:
2022-2023 FAFSA Application Process
Due to federal Prior-Prior Year legislation, please know that the 2022-2023 FAFSA will be available on October 1, 2021 to complete. Students and parents will be reporting Prior-Prior Year income within their on-line FAFSA application.
Apply for a FSA ID and Password. A FSA ID and Password lets you apply, "sign" your online FAFSA, make corrections to your application information and more - all online. Go to fsaid.ed.gov to apply!
Collect 2020 documents, including income tax returns, W-2 forms, and other records of income to apply. A complete list of what you need can be found at https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa.
Complete the 2022-2023 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as early as possible, preferably in October, in order to meet school and state aid deadlines. Apply online at https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa. Fredonia's federal school code is 002844. If you are a New York State resident, please complete and submit the TAP application at www.tapweb.org. Fredonia state code is 0915.
Incoming Students (First-Year, Transfer)
To apply for financial aid:
***You can begin to file your Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) as early as October 1st of every year.
Although parent's information may be required, it is the student's responsibility to complete all application requirements for all aid programs.