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UWL Financial Aid Office

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Important dates

Alert: IRS Data Retrieval tool currently not available

It Make$ Cents! Events
Geocache for College Cash - Monday, April 24, all day. Start at IMC! Office
Car Buying Seminar - Monday, April 24, 5:30 p.m. Black River Beach Neighborhood Center, 1433 Rose St, La Crosse WI
Life After College: Loan Repayment - Wednesday, April 26, 6 p.m. 3110 Student Union
TEDxUWLaCrosse Salon:  Adam Carroll - Thursday, April 27, 3:30 p.m. Murphy ICE classroom
Financial and Economic Sports Symposium - Friday, April 28, 3-8 p.m. Hesprich Auditorium 260 Graff Main Hall
Free Movie Friday: Margin Call  - Friday, April 28, noon, Student Union Theater
Spring Spectacular! - Friday, May 5, 1 p.m. Drake Field Commons

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

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