FAFSA Assistance

MCC | FAFSA assistance

Having difficulties completing your FAFSA? Get one-on-one assistance or attend a FAFSA Live workshop with financial aid staff to complete your FAFSA!
Assistance is available to current and prospective students.

FAFSA Assistance 1-ON-1

Schedule assistance at 1-ON-1 Zoom appointment, or contact Metropolitan Community College's Financial Aid department at 531-MCC-2330.

FAFSA LIVE Workshops

Summer 2021 Schedule at Fort Omaha Campus, CASC Bldg #23, Room 120B

This event is being held in accordance with public health measures and on-campus guidlines.

July:

  • Tuesday, July 13, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 17, 10 a.m. - noon

August:

  • Every Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Every Saturday, 10 a.m. - noon

Please bring items listed below with you to the workshop.

FSA ID (username and password): Students and parents, if dependent, will need a FSA ID to electronically sign the FAFSA. Create a FSA ID at studentaid.gov/fsa-id. Video: How to create a FSA ID.

Students are required to bring the following for 2020-21 FAFSA assistance:

  1. Valid Government issued — photo ID

  2. Social Security card

  3. Tax Filers — 2018  IRS tax return transcript or 1040 form (if student and/or parent filed taxes)

  4. Non Tax Filers — 2018 IRS W2 transcripts or forms (if student and/or parent worked in 2018)

  5. FSA ID

Students are required to bring the following for 2021-22 FAFSA assistance (21-22 FAFSA application will be available Oct. 1, 2020):

  1. Valid Government issued — photo ID

  2. Social Security card

  3. Tax Filers — 2019  IRS tax return transcript or 1040 form (if student and/or parent filed taxes)

  4. Non Tax Filers — 2019 IRS W2 transcripts or forms (if student and/or parent worked in 2019)

  5. FSA ID

Priority Deadlines for Completing and Submitting the FAFSA

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