LCHS FAFSA Information

High school students graduating between August 2022 - May 2023 are required by the State of Illinois to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aide (FAFSA) or the non-participation waiver before they can be awarded a high school diploma.

The LCHS Guidance Office is offering two opportunities to both students and parents to help in this process.


PARENTS AND STUDENTS:
FAFSA Informational Presentation

Guidance Officers Sara Sisk and Erin Varner will meet with parents/students in person in the LCHS Auditorium on Monday, Sept. 26, 2022 at 6 pm.

Slideshow of the Presentation HERE

Video of the Evening Presentation HERE

STUDENTS:
Financial Aid Process Presentation

Megan Hanson from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission will present to all seniors on Tuesday, September 27 during their government/economic/civics classes to discuss the FAFSA and college and post-secondary options. Information is below:

HAVE QUESTIONS?

Contact these fabulous folks with all the answers HERE


Linked Supplementals and Documents:

You will find the following documents linked here:

What's Needed for the FAFSA - List the documents necessary to complete the FAFSA

FAFSA Non-Participation form - If you determine that your student does not need to complete the FAFSA, please send this completed form to the guidance office for our records.

College & Career Information 22-23 - Important information for seniors.


If you are interested in more information about the college process or Illinois public schools in particular the following documents are linked below.

4 Steps to College Checklist

12 Reasons Booklet

IL Public Universities at a Glance

IL Public University Programs at a Glance

This is not an exhaustive list of all the college options, but is a starting point for anyone at the beginning of this process.


LCHS Guidance Office