Join college financial aid guru Mark Kantrowitz to learn the latest updates to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), that includes the introduction of the Student Aid Index. With the replacement of the previous Expected Family Contribution (EFC) model, many families are left wondering how this shift will impact their financial aid eligibility. Mark will break down these changes, explain how the new Student Aid Index is calculated, and provide actionable insights on optimizing your FAFSA application.
Attendees will learn:
- How the FAFSA is being simplified
- How the Student Aid Index is calculated
- What impact the changes will have on families with multiple kids in college
- How divorced parents will be impacted