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FAFSA Workshops: To Help You Pay for College!

FAFSA Workshops

Did you know? The FAFSA is open and can be completed now! The FAFSA is your Free Application for Federal Student Aid where you can qualify for grants, loans, and other funding opportunities to help you pay for college.

Completing the FAFSA will help you explore ways to fund your Sinclair education.

If you need help with Admissions reach out to Sinclair at 937-512-3675 or admissions@sinclair.edu.

Sign up below for a FAFSA workshop

Sinclair offers two ways to get assistance with your FAFSA:

1. FAFSA Workshop: Appointment-based workshops in the FA Lab (Welcome Center, Building 10, Dayton Campus) during specific times throughout the year. 

2. Virtual FAFSA Help Appointment: Virtual FAFSA Help appointments for one-on-one assistance from your home. 

FAFSA Workshop

Click below to register for a FAFSA Workshop. Seating is limited. Prior registration is required. Masks and social distancing required. Students must check in at the Welcome Desk, Building 10, first floor with a picture ID. 

Availability of FAFSA Workshop schedules and locations
Day
Date
Time
Location
Wednesday
October 27
10:00 a.m.
Dayton Campus
Friday 
November 5
10:00 a.m.
Dayton Campus
Tuesday
November 9
2:00 p.m.
Dayton Campus
Monday
November 15
11:00 a.m.
Dayton Campus
Wednesday
November 24
10:00 a.m.
Dayton Campus
Thursday  December 2 2:00 p.m. Dayton Campus
Friday December 10 11:00 a.m. Dayton Campus
Tuesday December 14 10:00 a.m. Dayton Campus
Please click here to Register for On-Campus FAFSA Workshops

Virtual FAFSA Help Appointment

For one-on-one FAFSA assistance from the comfort of your home, schedule a Virtual FAFSA appointment. Virtual appointments are arranged via Zoom for students comfortable with technology. Before attending a Virtual FAFSA Appointment, please complete the Virtual FAFSA Pre-Appointment Checklist

In an effort to keep you and our team safe, we are asking our visitors to follow these COVID-19 guidelines:

  • If you are experiencing symptoms that are typical of COVID-19 (cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fever, chills, muscle pain, sore throat or new loss of taste or smell), please reschedule your visit.
     
  • All persons, COVID-vaccinated and COVID-unvaccinated, while within Sinclair campus buildings should wear a mask/face covering and maintain six foot distance from others, with exceptions granted in accordance with the Ohio Department of Health and other official health organization guidelines.
In order to complete the FAFSA students must reference the following:
  • FSA ID (fsaid.ed.gov)
    • For dependent students, at least one parent must have an FSA ID to sign the FAFSA themselves, using their FSA ID. 
  • Student’s Federal 1040 Income Tax Return
    • Including Schedule 1, Schedule 2, and Schedule 3
  • Parent’s Federal 1040 Income Tax Return (dependent students only)
    • Including Schedule 1, Schedule 2, and Schedule 3
  • Student’s W2s, 1099's or form Schedule C
  • Parent’s W2s, 1099's or form Schedule C (dependent students only)
  • Parent’s social security number, birth date, marital status and date (dependent students only)
  • Amounts of any additional income received such as child support, social security, welfare benefits, etc. (documentation is not required)
  • Eligible non-citizens -  permanent resident card

Please note that the 2021-2022 FAFSA requires 2019 income information. 

  • If you do not have a copy of the federal tax forms, you can request a Tax Return Transcript from the IRS by calling 1-800-908-9946 or by visiting their website at www.irs.gov/transcript.

 

More FAFSA Video Help and Answers

Financial Aid TV is an online resource designed to answer your questions about the financial aid process including the FAFSA. Just click the link to visit Sinclair's Financial Aid TV website, where you can browse a variety of short videos that can give you all the information you need to get the most out of the federal financial aid program. College can be an experience full of challenges. Make sure paying for it isn't one of them.