Training Better FAFSA


Better FAFSA Training The California Student Aid Commission is committed to making the transition to the Better FAFSA and Better CADAA a positive experience by offering training opportunities for families, educators, and community partners. Together we will help the students of California successfully navigate these new applications so they may receive the aid they need to assist them in paying for college!



Annual Statewide Financial Aid Workshops (ASFAW)

Register for a local in-person or virtual ASFAW

Recorded Modules:

Recorded Annual Statewide Financial Aid Workshop:

FSA ID Module – Coming soon! 

ASFAW Workbook:

CA Dream Act Application

Upcoming virtual workshops for Financial Aid Administrators registration opening soon:

  •  Special workshop for new financial aid administrators on October 16.
  •  Workshop for returning financial aid administrators on October 30.
  •  CADAA line-by-line session on January 9
  •  FAFSA/CADAA Updates on January 17 and February 5.

Federal Student Aid and Other Partners Training

FSA Training Center (recordings of FSA Better FAFSA Better Future Webinar series) (login required)