FAFSA Toolkit
Nudge Your Students to Fill Out the FAFSA Sooner
This on-demand webinar will take you inside the FAFSA Toolkit to explore all of its offerings and how to use it to nudge your students toward filling out the FAFSA sooner.
FASFA Prep
Senior Year Prep Checklist
Senior Year Prep Checklist
Wondering how to stay on track this year while preparing for college? This seasonal checklist will help you keep tabs every step of the way.
Great Advice for Parents
Great Advice for Parents
This free e-guide is a collection of articles and tips from finance experts intended to provide parents and students with valuable information regarding college planning and finances.
FAFSA Process
FAFSA Process
This easy-to-follow document guides applicants through the FAFSA process for a quicker and more efficient way to successful completion.
FAFSA Deadlines
FAFSA Deadlines
So, why are there three FAFSA deadlines? This sheet highlights what they are, why they are important and when they’re due.
FAFSA Checklist
FAFSA Checklist
This checklist aims to uncomplicate FAFSAs by keeping important to-dos in check.
Completing the FASFA
FAFSA App
FAFSA App
When they say “there’s an app for that,” there really is! Find out where and how to download the FAFSA app here.
FAFSA Mistakes
FAFSA Common Mistakes
During the FAFSA completion process, mistakes happen. Check out these 11 common errors so they can be avoided.
FAFSA Resources
FAFSA Resources
This easy-to-follow document guides applicants through the FAFSA process for a quicker and more efficient way to successful completion.
Updating Your FAFSA
Updating Your FAFSA
Here are easy-to-understand instructions for some of the most common changes that may need to be made on the FAFSA.
Spread the Word
Sample FAFSA Letter to Parents
Sample FAFSA Letter to Parents
This suggested copy may help when you’re at a loss for words when sending out student/guardian letters.
FAFSA Sample Email
FAFSA Sample Email
If you are in need of some email inspiration to reach your students and parents, use this suggested copy to customize to your liking, or use in its entirety.
FAFSA Posters
FAFSA Posters
Choose from three posters and spread the FAFSA word by hanging them up throughout your office to reduce the amount of completion procrastinators.
FAFSA Web Banners
FAFSA Web Banners
Download these easy-to-resize social media and web banners to spread awareness surrounding the FAFSA.
FAFSA Postcard
FAFSA Postcard
Direct mail is back, and effective! Use this postcard to encourage early FAFSA submissions, plus you can add your school’s logo and mailing addresses.
Verification Resources

FAFSA Verification Video
This short video answers the who, what and why some are selected for FAFSA verification and provides an overview of the process.
VG FAQ Reference Sheet
VG FAQ Reference Sheet
Help your counselors consistently answer questions about the verification process using Verification Gateway with this handy reference sheet.
VG FAQ Poster
VG FAQ Poster
This poster answers some of the most common student questions about the verification process and interacting with Verification Gateway.