Class of 2016: Still time to file Your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at https://fafsa.ed.gov/
Class of 2017: NEW THIS FALL, next year's seniors need to file their FAFSA for the 2017/18 academic year in OCTOBER. But PLEASE Wait until Oct. 1 to make sure you are filing for the correct year, then file at fafsa.gov. The 2017/18 form opens Oct. 1, 2016.
The new October timeframe is a permanent change to the process, allowing students to file for financial aid at the same time they are completing college applications for both state and private universities and colleges.
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