The FAFSA is available starting October 1. You may import federal tax income information on the FAFSA by using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT).
UM School code: 002103
CAUTION! As the name Free Application for Federal Student Aid implies, applying for federal student aid is FREE. Be cautious of companies charging a fee, the fee is for their assistance filling out forms.
The FAFSA on the Web Worksheet provides a preview of the questions that you may be asked on FAFSA on the Web.
Each student must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in order to qualify for financial aid at the University of Maryland.
Every October, complete the FAFSA and enter the University of Maryland school code 002103-00. To view alternative FAFSA filing options please visit the Department of Education website.