How to Apply - FAFSA
You must complete and submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to apply for federal student aid and to apply for most state and college aid. Completing this application early will benefit all students. Wayne State College has a priority deadline of April 1. The application can be completed by logging onto www.fafsa.gov.
The student and one parent must have a Personal Identification Number (PIN) to sign the FAFSA form electronically. If you do not have a PIN, you can apply for one at www.pin.ed.gov before beginning the online FAFSA. Once you receive your PIN you can then electronically sign your FAFSA when you submit your information.
You will need the following information to complete the FAFSA:
NOTE: If you are filing the 2012-13 FAFSA, you will need 2011 tax returns. This FAFSA applies to Fall 2012 and Spring/Summer 2013.
WARNING!!! Be wary of organizations charging a fee to submit your application or to find you money for school. In general, the help you pay for can be obtained for free from your school or from the U. S. Department of Education.