Financial Aid and the FAFSA

Financial Aid Night - West Potomac High School

Thursday, September 26th, 2019 from 6:30-7:30 pm

Seniors and parents are invited to learn more about the 2020-2021 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and financial aid, as well as grants, scholarships, and loan programs available to help offset the cost of post-secondary education.  Registration is not required. 

College Access Fairfax 

College Access Fairfax partners with Fairfax County Public Schools to provide families with access to information through evening presentations and weekend workshops on paying for college, scholarships, and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).   Details and registration are available on the website.

Click here for a full list of free FAFSA Completion Workshop Dates for 2019/2020.

Additional information and resources can be found at the following locations:  

Federal Student Aid ID - Create an ID that will allow you to complete the FAFSA

FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid 

FAFSA4caster - Estimate your eligibility for federal student aid 

Student Loan Repayment Calculator - Explore repayment options based on income

VA 529 Plans - College Savings Plan information

SCHEV - Financial aid application deadlines for Virginia colleges

The Institute for College Access and Success: The Project on Student Debt: Keeping College within Reach 

eduPASS - Financial aid resources for international students