Online Tutors Can Help!
Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form, or FAFSA®, can be a complex, but necessary step to obtaining financial aid. Brainfuse offers online FAFSA® tutors to help both students and parents complete the application form. Whether you aren’t sure how to get started, or have specific questions, Brainfuse tutors are ready to help. Live, online tutoring is available every day from 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm in English, Spanish and French. And, like all library resources–its FREE!
To get started, login to Brainfuse HelpNow* with your library card**. On the homepage in the Expert Help Section click on Featured Service to be connected to a live FAFSA tutor and begin!
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Find Out More About the FAFSA®
FAFSA® forms for the 2020-21 academic year must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. Central time (CT) on June 30, 2021. Any corrections or updates must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. CT on Sept. 11, 2021. For information about the FAFSA®, visit the Federal Student Aid website where you will find the form, instructions, FAQs and important additional information related to federal aid and the coronavirus. You can also call the Federal Student Aid Information Center at 1‑800-4FED‑AID or 1‑800-433‑3243.
Check out this earlier blog post for more useful information about applying to college: Teens at Home: Senior Year in the Time of COVID 19