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How do I get my FSA ID number?

How do I get my FSA ID number?

Visit to create an FSA ID. You’ll need your Social Security number, full name, and date of birth. You’ll also need to create a memorable username and password, and complete challenge questions and answers so you can retrieve your account information if you forget it.

How do I fill out FAFSA without FSA ID?

A parent can get in by entering your (the student’s) identifiers on the right side of the “Login” screen and never needs to use your FSA ID. When everyone is done with their parts of the FAFSA, be sure to click Submit My FAFSA Now at the bottom of the “Signature Status” page.

What is FSA ID code?

An FSA ID is a username and password that you must use to log in to certain U.S. Department of Education (ED) websites.

Do you need a FSA ID or PIN to complete the FAFSA?

Students, parents, and borrowers are now required to use an FSA ID, instead of a Federal Student Aid PIN, to log in. If you haven’t logged in to a Federal Student Aid website (such as or since May 10, you will need to create an FSA ID before you can log on in the future.

Where can you use your FSA ID?

An FSA ID can be used for many federal student aid activities, such as to:

  • Electronically sign a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form.
  • Renew your FAFSA (if you applied last year) form.
  • Make corrections to a processed FAFSA form.
  • View and print your electronic Student Aid Report (SAR)

What are the benefits of having a FSA ID?

The FSA ID (account username and password) allows students and parents to identify themselves electronically to access Federal Student Aid websites. While you aren’t required to have an FSA ID to complete and submit a FAFSA form, it’s the fastest way to sign your application and have it processed.

Can you fill out FAFSA if you are undocumented?

No. Undocumented students, including DACA students, are not eligible for federal student aid. However, you may be eligible for state or college financial aid, in addition to private scholarships.

Can you fill out FAFSA on paper?

If you are completing a paper FAFSA form, you can only list four colleges in the school code step. You may add more colleges by doing one of the following: After your FAFSA form has been processed, go to, log in to the site, and follow the instructions for correcting your FAFSA form.

Why is FSA ID locked?

An FSA ID (account username and password) is locked after three unsuccessful attempts to log in. If your account is locked, you’ll need to use your verified phone, email, or challenge questions to unlock it. We recommend using your email or phone.

What are the benefits of having an FSA ID?

Do you need a new FSA ID every year?

You must submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) every school year you want to be considered for federal student aid. The Renewal FAFSA is a way for you to save time and reapply without having to fill out the whole application each year.

Can you delete a FAFSA account?

To disable your FSA ID, log in and navigate to FSA ID Status under “Settings” and toggle the button off. If you disable your FSA ID and want to begin using it again later, simply log in using your username and password and you will be prompted to reenable your FSA ID before proceeding.