Free Application for Federal Student Aid
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the main application used to apply for federal or state supported financial aid to pay for a college education. Completing and submitting the FAFSA is free, easy and provides you access to the largest source of financial aid available.
**FAFSA Opens October 1st annually for the current senior class.
The Georgia Student Finance Commission is another helpful resource.
CSS Profile is a separate financial aid application that is used by nearly 400 colleges, professional schools, and scholarship programs that award non federal aid.
Check the list of participating colleges to see if the CSS Profile is required to apply for institutional financial aid.