7 things you need to complete your FAFSA or Dream applications

The FAFSA opened October 1! Be ready to renew with the tips below. Here are 7 things you need to complete your FAFSA or Dream Application!

1. Your FSA ID or Dream Username & Password
2. Your Social Security number or TIN for Dream Students
3. Your driver’s license number
If you don’t have a driver’s license, then don’t worry about this step.
4. Your 2016 tax records*
    ie. 2016 w-2s, 2016 1040 tax returns
5. Records of your untaxed income*
   IE. Child support,  Interest income, and veterans non education 
6. Records of your assets (money)*
    IE banking account balances, stocks, bonds, real estate. 
7. List of the school(s) you are interested in attending
    West Hills College Coalinga school code: 001176
    West Hills College Lemoore school code: 041113
* If you’re a dependent student, you will need this information for your parents as well.

Remember, the state deadline to file is March 2, 2018! Get ahead of the curve and fill out your applications now! 
For more info and to fill out the application, visit https://fafsa.ed.gov/