Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)


The Federal Student Aid PIN was replaced by the FSA ID on 5/10/2015.  Students will now create a unique user name and password.

You can create an FSA ID when logging into certain Federal Student Aid Web sites, including this one Create an FSA ID now.

The FSA ID process consists of three main steps:

  1. Enter your login information.
    • Provide your e-mail address, a unique username and password, and verify that you are at least 13 years old.
  2. Enter your personal information.
    • Provide your Social Security number, name, and date of birth.
    • Include your mailing address, telephone number, and language preference.
    • For security purposes, provide answers to five challenge questions.
  3. Submit your FSA ID information.
    • Agree to the terms and conditions.
    • Verify your e-mail address. (This is optional, but helpful.) By verifying your e-mail address, you can use it as your username when logging into certain Federal Student Aid Web sites.


NOTE: Remember do not share your FSA ID with anyone. The security of your FSA ID is important because it can be used to electronically sign Federal Student Aid documents, access your personal records, and make binding legal obligations