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If you haven’t filed your 2019/2020 FAFSA now is the time!

Do you need money for college? If you haven’t filled your 2019/2020 FAFSA now is the time!  Completing and submitting the FAFSA is free and quick, and it gives you access to the largest sources of financial aid to pay for college- federal, state, and school resources.  To better assist students we will be at different locations throughout campus in the next few weeks to assist with completing the FAFSA and answer any general financial aid questions.

Below are the following dates, times and locations:
  • Tuesday, January 22, 2019. 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
    Statesboro Campus- College of Business, Room 1160A
  • Wednesday, January 23, 2019. 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
    Statesboro Campus- College of Education and Armstrong Campus -Student Union
  • Thursday, January 24, 2019. 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
    Statesboro Campus- Russell Union and Liberty Campus- Common Area
  • Monday, January 28, 2019. 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
    Statesboro Campus- College of Business, Room 1160A
  • Wednesday, January 30, 2019. 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
    Statesboro Campus- Russell Union and Armstrong Campus -Student Union
  • Thursday, January 31, 2019. 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
    Statesboro Campus- College of Education
If you are planning on getting assistance with the FAFSA, you’ll need to bring:
  • Your Social Security Number.
  • Your Alien Registration Number (if you are not a U.S. citizen).
  • Your (and your parent’s) 2017 federal income tax returns, W-2’s and other records of money earned.
  • Bank statements and records of investments (if applicable).
  • Records of untaxed income (if applicable)
  • Your FSA ID to sign electronically.

FAFSA Priority Date Approaching

2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

To apply for 2019-2020 financial aid, you should complete the 2019-2020 FAFSA prior to February 1, 2019, to ensure priority handling of your application.

Click HERE to complete the 2019-2020 FAFSA.

The 2019-2020 academic year includes:
  • Fall 2019
  • Spring 2020
  • Summer 2020

If you plan to enroll in any of these terms, you must complete the 2019-2020 FAFSA.

Note: If you are enrolling for Spring 2019 or Summer 2019, you will need to complete the 2018-2019  FAFSA prior to June 30, 2019.

Special Office Hours – Friday, August 24

Due to a Staff Workshop Friday morning, our Statesboro office will be closed until 1:30pm on Friday, August 24th .  Friday hours: 1:30pm – 5:00pm

Due to a Staff Workshop Friday morning, our Savannah office will be closed until 2:30pm on Friday, August 24th .  Friday hours: 2:30pm – 5:00pm

 


How to create an FSA ID

How to Create a FSA ID


Time Limitation on Direct Subsidized Loan Eligibility for First Time Borrowers on or after July 1, 2013

There is a limit on the maximum period of time (measured in academic years) that you can receive Direct Subsidized Loans. In general, you may not receive Direct Subsidized Loans for more than 150% of the published length of your program. This is called your “maximum eligibility period”. You can usually find the published length of any program of study in your school’s catalog.  Click HERE for more information.


Financial Aid • PO Box 8065 • Statesboro, Georgia 30460 • 912-478-5413finaid@georgiasouthern.edu