TICAS Comments on Draft 2017-18 FAFSA

May 20, 2016

Comments on the Department of Education's draft Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2017-18 award year. We recommend specific changes in order to ensure that the student aid application process is as easy and transparent as possible for students and their families.


Coalition Letter Urging President Obama to Further Simplify the FAFSA

December 19, 2014

44 organizations representing students, scholarship providers, and college administrators, advocates for college access and completion, and policy organizations sent a letter to President Obama, urging him to further simplify the college financial aid process for millions of students and their families by directing the Secretary of Education to base federal student aid eligibility...


TICAS Comments on Draft 2015-16 FAFSA

October 13, 2014

Comments on the Department of Education's draft paper and online versions of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2015-16 award year. To ensure that applying for federal aid is as straightforward as possible for students and families, we recommend specific changes to make the FAFSA easier to understand and use.