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Family Academies

Family Academies

These once-a-year FREE events help families of college-bound students take informed steps
in the process of applying for college and financial aid, provide one-on-one and group assistance
completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and help families understand
the college financial award letters. Register Now

SCHEDULE 2017-2018

Learning the Basics of Federal Student Aid – TBA

LOCATION: LEAP for Education
ADDRESS: 35 Congress Street, Suite 102, Salem, MA 01970
TIME: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
DESCRIPTION: Everything you need to know about federal financial aid and how to pay for college!

FAFSA Day – November 18

The College Success Program at LEAP for Education in collaboration with Salem Academy Charter School) and community volunteers will provide FREE assistance to high school seniors, college students, and their families filling out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).

LOCATION: Salem Academy Charter School
ADDRESS: 45 Congress St, Salem, MA 01970
TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

WHAT TO BRING

  • FSA ID (bring both your Student FSA ID and Parent FSA ID, available at fsaid.ed.gov)
  • Social Security Number
  • Driver’s License Number (if any)
  • 2016 Federal Tax Return
  • 2016 W-2 or Year-End Pay Stub
  • 2016 Untaxed Income Records
  • Current Bank Statement(s)
  • Current Business and Investment Records
  • Alien Registration Card (if not a U.S. Citizen)

FAFSA Day Massachusetts, a College Goal Sunday Program, is a non-profit, volunteer driven program providing free assistance to students and families seeking to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).

MEFA College Financing Seminar – TBA

Everything you need to know about federal financial aid and how to pay for college!

LOCATION: Salem High School
ADDRESS: 77 Willson St, Salem, MA 01970
TIME: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

(In collaboration with MEFA the Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority and Salem High School Guidance Department)

MEFA Understanding College Financial Award Letters – DATE HAS PASSED

Receive FREE help understanding and comparing your financial award letters!

LOCATION: Salem High School
ADDRESS: 77 Willson St, Salem, MA 01970
TIME: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

(In collaboration with MEFA the Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority and Salem High School Guidance Department)