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UWL Financial Aid Office

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Important dates
It Make$ Cents! Events
Life After College: Retirement & Investing - Wednesday, March 29, 6 p.m. 3100 Student Union
Price is Right-style Game Night - Thursday, April 13, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Miller Bluff Room - The U
Life After College: Job Benefits and Insurance - Tuesday, April 18, 6 p.m. 3100 Student Union
Geocache for College Cash - Monday, April 24, all day. Start at IMC! Office
Life After College: Loan Repayment - Wednesday, April 26, 6 p.m. 3100 Student Union

Questions about a 1098-T? FAQs answered

UW-La Crosse Financial Aid in the News
Education - Paying for College - WKBT News -12/16/2014

IRS Data Retrieval Tool
Step-by-Step explanation about this tool to import your tax information into your FAFSA.

Federal Tax Return Transcript - if requested, retrieve a pdf of your Federal Tax Return Transcript at

IRS Verification of Non-filing Letter - if requested for the FAFSA verification, more information about the IRS Verification of Non-filing Letter can be found here.

Seven Easy Steps to FAFSA
A student's guide to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Note: This video talks about the PIN number which has since been discontinued. If you have not already done so, you will need to create an FSA User ID and password on the website.

7 Steps to the FAFSA   
A very handy step by step blog for filling out the FAFSA from the U.S. Department of Education. 

Financial Life According To ...
Students talk about how to be responsible with money and why it matters.


 Calculating how much you need to borrow

College Scorecard - For information about UW-La Crosse, when it indicates you should "Search for a college by name..." type in University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.  

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