Getting to know the CSS Profile<sup>TM</sup>

Though the FAFSA® is the most important application for financial aid, as its required by every college and university in the nation, the CSS Profile is also used in the… Read More

How well do you know the FAFSA?

Did you participate in our Twitter trivia game over the weekend? We asked ten questions about the FAFSA®, the main application used in the college financial aid process. FAFSA stands… Read More

Using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool

The 2018-19 FAFSA became available on October 1st, and with it came the resurrection of the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT), a mechanism within the FAFSA that allows families to… Read More

Completing the FAFSA<sup>®</sup>

Do you need to complete the FAFSA this year? Every student applying for college financial aid is required to submit one, and the form just became available on October 1st…. Read More

FAFSA time is just around the corner

If you’re looking for financial aid, every college to which you’re applying needs to receive a FAFSA. The FAFSA is short for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, and… Read More

FAFSA Challenge Comes to Massachusetts High Schools

The Massachusetts FAFSA Challenge is a new statewide campaign to increase the proportion of Massachusetts high school seniors who complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is the main… Read More

The 411 on Financial Aid

The college financial aid process can seem complex, but when you break it down into pieces, it makes a lot of sense. Our slides below offer straightforward and simplified financial… Read More

MEFA in the News

August Declared #ABLEtoSave Month

Contact: Martha Savery, Director of Public Affairs msavery@mefa.org 617.224.4813 BOSTON – Governor Charlie Baker has declared August as #ABLEtoSave Month, highlighting the importance of a new state program to assist…

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College Financing Seminar

October 24, 2017

6:00pm—8:00pm

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