FAFSA | Free Application for Federal Student Aid

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FAFSA on the Web:
2019-20 Academic Year: Fall quarter 2019 through summer quarter 2020
Is the 2019-20 FAFSA currently available?  YES
2020-21 Academic Year: Fall quarter 2020 through summer quarter 2021
Is the 2020-21 FAFSA currently available?  NO (will be available October 1, 2019)

Application Process For Federal Student Aid at MCC

  1. Complete and submit the FAFSA at Be sure to list Metropolitan Community College's school code: 004432 on your FAFSA.  You will need to have your FSA ID username and password to complete your FAFSA on the web. If you need to retrieve your FSA username or password, go to My FSA ID)

  2. After the Federal Processor sends MCC a copy of your processed FAFSA data, we will send you a letter that identifies the document(s) you must submit to the Financial Aid office. Please submit all required documents as quickly as possible.

  3.  After your documents have been reviewed, we will determine whether you are ready to be awarded or whether we need additional information from you (We will contact you if we do.).

  4.  After you have been awarded, an award letter will be sent to you via U.S. mail and your award data will appear in My Way under My Services - Financial Aid - Self-Service Fin Aid.

Priority Deadlines for completing and submitting the FAFSA

Fall quarter              July 1
Winter quarter        Oct. 1
Spring quarter        Jan. 1
Summer quarter    March 1

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