Financial Aid Help Videos
These short videos will assist in understanding the financial aid process at UCF and give an overview of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid FAFSA). Learn helpful tips and tricks to file your FAFSA faster and more accurately!
Follow along and learn how to achieve timely processing of your FAFSA.
Learn what happens after you complete the FAFSA, including information about the Student Aid Report, EFC, the role of schools, award letters, and receiving aid.
Information on different types of federal aid available, including loans, grants, and work-study jobs.
Walk through the criteria for determining whether a FAFSA applicant is an independent or dependent student.
Address common myths about financial aid: having too much income, not having good enough grades, or needing to file taxes before completing the FAFSA
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The first step to applying for federal student aid is completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (or the FAFSA®). Before you fill out your FAFSA watch this video to learn how to create an FSA ID―a username and password― that replaced the Federal Student Aid PIN.
Only Federal Loan or Federal Work Study offered awards can be accepted, reduced and/or declined on your myUCF account. Grants and scholarships require no acceptance.
Provides an overview of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the application process.
Learn about the steps for completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Learn about responsible borrowing, loan repayment, and carefully weighing the costs of college and potential income after graduation.