Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)


All students who wish to receive any type of federal or state aid (grants, scholarships, loans, employment) - must submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application. (Get Information on Application Deadlines)

STEP 1 - Information you will need to complete the FAFSA

  • Bloomsburg University Federal Title IV Code:  003315
  • FSA ID Number  Please note that parent(s) of a dependent student will need their own separate FSA ID number to complete the FAFSA.
  • FAFSA on the Web 2015-2016 Worksheet  (Summer 2015, Fall 2015, Spring 2016). Please note that this is just a worksheet and not the actual FAFSA application.

STEP 2 - Determine which application you should submit

  • FAFSA 2015-2016 is for enrollment periods Summer 2015, Fall 2015, and Spring 2016.

STEP 3 - Application options

  • You may apply online at www.fafsa.ed.gov signing electronically with your FSA ID number.
  • You may printout a copy of the FAFSA  (FAFSA 2015-2016).
  • Students may obtain a paper FAFSA by calling the Federal Student Aid Information Center at 1-800-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243). Students may request up to three copies and should receive their FAFSAs in three to seven business days.

STEP 4 - Information on what other applications may be required

ALERT! The Financial Aid Office wants all financial aid applicants to be aware that the application process for FAFSA is free.  Any company or service offering financial aid advice and solicits an application for any fee is neither endorsed nor necessary to acquire all available financial aid at Bloomsburg University.