Applying for Federal Student Aid is fast and free. You apply online using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) site created by the U.S. Department of Education.
Submit a FAFSA to apply for grants, loans and work-study positions from the federal government as well as state and school-based financial aid.
Seven Easy Steps to the FAFSA: A Student's Guide to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid gives you the information you need to complete the FAFSA with lightning speed and receive the financial aid you need to attend DCTC.
The FSA ID is a user name and password that serves as your electronic signature when applying online for federal student aid. A FSA ID is not needed to fill out and submit a FAFSA, but using a FSA ID is the quickest way to sign your application. The student needs a FSA ID. If the student is a Dependent Student as defined by the U.S. Department of Education, the student and one parent need a FSA ID.
Your FSA ID serves a number of important purposes:
Students with questions regarding financial aid should contact their Academic and Financial Aid Advisor in the Enrollment Services Office.
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