MEFA - Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority. MA Office of Student Financial Assistance. FAFSA: Student Aid on the Web. To apply for federal student aid, you need to complete the FAFSASM or Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
Completing and submitting the FAFSA is free and quick, and it gives you access to the largest source of financial aid to pay for college or career school. In addition, many states and colleges use your FAFSA data to determine your eligibility for state and school aid, and some private financial aid providers may use your FAFSA information to determine whether you qualify for their aid. If you’re ready to fill out the FAFSA now, go for it! If you’d like more information first, we can help. View accessible version (wmv) Why should I fill out the FAFSA?
Why should I fill out the FAFSA? If you don’t fill out the FAFSA, you could be missing out on a lot of financial aid! “I (or my parents) make too much money, so I won’t qualify for aid.” If you think any of these statements apply to you, then you should read “Myths About Financial Aid.” Top When do I fill out the FAFSA? You sure can!