FAFSA on the Web
To apply on-line: www.fafsa.ed.gov
MassBay School Code: 002171
This is the website where it all starts! Please visit this website to start the application process.
FAFSA Assistance Appointments
Educational Opportunity Center: 617-536-0200
Learn more about this organization on their website.
Federal Student Aid Information Center
You can call this number to learn about general information and or the status of FAFSA processing.
Student Aid on the Web
This website provides in-depth information on student aid programs, applying for financial aid, and repaying student loans.
Office of Student Financial Assistance (OSFA)
This is the Massachusetts state agency that manages state financial aid programs, for example, the MASSGrant, Gear Up, John and Abigail Adams Scholarship. There are many more programs OSFA administers. Please visit their website to learn more.
US Dept. of Education
National Student Loan Data System
A Student can review their Federal Pell and Direct Loan award history.
Students can also learn who their Direct Loan servicer is and their contact information.
Students can work with this agency to find resolution with defaulted loans.
Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
To schedule an appointment at a local Taxpayer Assistance Center:
844-545-5640 (Appointment Hot Line)
Scholarship Search via The College Board
Tools and Calculators via The College Board
YouTube Channel for FAFSA by Federal Student Aid
Federal Student Aid has created many brief videos to help students and parents understand the financial aid process from A to Z! Check it out.