Accuracy in filling out the FASFA  and meeting the submission deadlines are key in receiving aid.

2018-2019 FASFA: Determine your earliest deadline as listed below.

College Deadline:  Varies
Check with the college(s) you are interested in attending. You may also want to ask your college about its definition of an application deadline – whether it is the date the college receives your FASFA or the date your FAFSA is processed.State Deadline

Connecticut Deadline:  February 15, 2018, by midnight, Central Time.
For priority consideration, submit the application by date specified. Additional forms may be required. Contact your financial aid administrator or your state agency.

Federal Deadline:  June 30, 2018,  by midnight, Central Time.


FAFSA Help:  This is a step-by-step guide from BestColleges.com that takes the mystery out of completing the FASFA.


Follow this link to start your FASFA:     Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)