SCSD to Host Free College Financial Aid Workshops

     Published on 10/24/18   Tagged under:    District News    Corcoran High School    Henninger High School    ITC    Nottingham High School    PSLA @ Fowler   

Attention, families: the SCSD has partnered with College Goal New York (CGNY) to provide families with free professional assistance completing the 2019-20 financial aid forms for college. Financial aid administrators from local colleges will be available to help you and your college-bound senior complete the FAFSA and New York State Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) applications.

You may attend any of the 2019-20 FAFSA completion events listed below regardless of the school your child attends. Also below, please find a list of documents that you should bring with you to the event. 

October 30th Nottingham (3100 E. Genesee St.)

November 1 Henninger (600 Robinson St.)

November 7 Corcoran (919 Glenwood Ave.)

November 13 ITC (258 E. Adams St.)

November 14 PSLA at Fowler (227 Magnolia St.)

All events will be held from 5 - 7 pm.

 
What to Bring Checklist
  • Student’s social security number – bring the card to ensure number is correct

  • Parents’ social security numbers – bring the card to ensure number is correct

  • Parents’ date of birth

  • Student’s driver’s license number, if student has one

  • Student’s Permanent Alien Registration Number, if not a U.S. citizen

  • Copy of student’s 2017 Federal Income Tax Return

  • Copy of parents’ 2017 Federal Income Tax Return

  • Records of student’s 2017 untaxed income from these sources:

    • Child support received for any of the student’s children; do not include foster care

    • Tax exempt Interest income

    • Veterans’ non-education benefits (disability, death pension, etc.)

    • Money received by or paid on the student’s behalf (e.g., bills)

  • Records of parents’ 2017 untaxed income from these sources:

    • Child support received for all children. Do not include foster care

    • Tax exempt Interest income

    • Veterans’ non-education benefits (disability, death pension, etc.)

    • Untaxed portions of pensions; exclude rollovers

    • Untaxed payments to tax deferred pensions and retirement savings plans (on W-2)

    • Untaxed portion of IRA distributions; exclude rollovers

    • Untaxed portion of IRA deductions

    • Housing, food and other living allowances pd. to members of the military, clergy & others

    • Workers’ compensation benefits

    • Disability benefits

  • FSA ID

    • Student and one parent

  • An email address – required to reset your FSA ID should you forget it