FAFSA – receive money for higher education
ROSS THE “FAF-SA” DEADLINE IS AROUND THE CORNER…WHICH COULD MAKE A HUGE DIFFERENCE IN WHAT YOU PAY FOR YOUR TUITION. JOINING ME NOW TO TALK MORE ABOUT THAT, ARE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII PRESIDENT – DAVID LASSNER – AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION SUPERINTENDENT – CHRISTINA KISHIMOTO. ROSS 1Q. WE’RE TALKING ABOUT “FAFSA”…WHAT IS THAT? FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID ROSS 2Q. WHAT DO STUDENTS NOT KNOW ABOUT FAFSA – OR THE BIGGEST MYTH? DAVID IT’S FREE AND QUICK TO FILL OUT. ROSS 3Q. ANYTHING ELSE NEW OR DIFFERENT THIS YEAR? Why is it important for students to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid or FAFSA? Why did you set a statewide FAFSA completion goal? How can students/families learn more about the FAFSA? Questions for President Lassner Why is this FAFSA completion initiative important to the University? What is the statewide Cash for College FAFSA challenge?