2023-2024 FAFSA Basics

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1 NGPF Academy Credit


The key financial aid document is the FAFSA.

In this module, you'll:

  1. Review the purpose of the FAFSA in the financial aid process
  2. Learn FAFSA basics such as dependency status, documents you will ned to complete the FAFSA, how schools access the information from the FAFSA, and what assets impact the calculation of your EFC
  3. Review important financial aid vocabulary
  4. Explore the current FAFSA form
  5. Learn what happens after completing the FAFSA
  6. Learn about updates/changes to the current FAFSA form and anticipated changes in the future



NGPF On-Demand is asynchronous online PD you can do at any time! Each On-Demand module should take about 1 hour to complete. You can start and stop at any time and pick up where you left off. You will receive a certificate of completion after finishing the module.