2024-2025 FAFSA Changes

You have heard it correctly- FAFSA is making changes for the first time in decades! This is the implementation of the FAFSA Simplification Act. This is called simplification and despite the word “simplification”, the numerous changes are extensive and not simple.

Here is what you need to know:

The government has already moved the opening date for FAFSA, and colleges are scrambling to figure out the new deadlines. Remember- every school has their own deadline!

They are still finalizing the many other rules and language changes on the forms. Trying to understand this is sure to make learning how to master Financial Aid feel like you are studying for a final exam.

Our experts are working tirelessly and are ready to hit the ground running once they finalize and implement these changes. We give families Peace of Mind during this time by relieving the stress this form will bring. Contact us today to get started with our college consulting services!