FAFSA Completion Event
FAFSA Completion Events are offered in two formats to help seniors and their parents complete and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which is the required form to qualify for federal financial aid.
Time of Year: Recommended: October 1 - December 15; Additional Times: January 2 - March 1
Audience: Seniors and their parents
- Individual appointments: 45 minutes per FAFSA - minimum 8 families
- Lab setting (5 – 10 students): 1.5 hours per group - minimum 8 families per sessio
ICAN leads the state initiative FAFSA Ready Iowa, which provides free FAFSA Completion Events in communities across the state. Individual events are only available to schools in communities outside the 30-mile radius of each FAFSA Ready Iowa community, or to schools that have secured funding for the event through a grant or sponsor. To discuss eligibility for an ICAN FAFSA Completion Event, please contact the ICAN office at (877) 272-4692.