Where can I get free help completing the FAFSA and other forms?

Thereís plenty of free help available

On the Web

You will find the following information on the Federal Student Aid website...
If you have questions about the FSA ID, you can find the answers to frequently asked questions here.
If you need assistance logging in with your FSA ID, contact us at 1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243).


Find help online or click on the Live Help button during business hours. Filling out the paper FAFSA? Click here for help.

Phone
Call toll free 800.433.3243 Monday through Fridays up to 9 p.m. Pacific Time and extended hours on the weekend — or 319.337.5665 if you donít have access to toll-free numbers (TTY 800.730.8913). For Cal Grant questions, call toll free 888.224.7268.

In-Person
Ask your school for help, attend your schoolís financial aid night or plan to attend a free California Cash for College workshop in October - March 2nd. Many workshops have staff who speak Spanish or other languages.

You can also watch the FAFSA for Students video with step-by-step instructions on how to fill out the FAFSA.