Looking for an overview of the financial aid process?
Identify financial aid options and take the guesswork out of making a private education more affordable.

 

How to Apply for Financial Aid Flyer

Print this flyer for helpful tips on completing the PFS and submitting additional documents.

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PFS Workbook

A guide to completing your PFS from start to finish.

Download the 2018-19 version

Download the 2018-19 Spanish version

Download the 2017-18 version


Tax Primer for Parents

Understand which few tax forms will be most helpful as you complete your PFS.

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Download the 18-19 Self-Employed Tax Primer


Financial Aid Process

Thousands of schools provide financial assistance to students who could not afford tuition otherwise. Learn how you can use these programs to your advantage to make private education affordable.

 

Submitting Required Documents

Tips to help you successfully submit the tax documents many schools require. 


Understanding the 4506-T Form

Get pointers on filling out IRS Form 4506-T.

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Form 4506
Form 4506T 
Form 4506-TEZ


Tips For International Applicants

Instructions geared toward those living overseas. 


Step-by-Step Guide

Walk through the application process.

 

Making Changes

Learn how to edit your PFS after it's been submitted, or apply to another school.


Understanding Your Family Report

Learn how we arrive at your estimate of family contribution.