Step by step guide on how to fill out the FAFSA for financial aid.
If you’re a dependent student, you will report your and your parents’ information.
If you’re an independent student, you will report your own information (and, if you’re married, your spouse’s).
To find out your dependency status, scroll down to see the a graphic format of questions that will lead to either status.
By clicking on the link below, find answers to the following questions:
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