Applying for financial aid:
- Go to www.pin.ed.gov to obtain a PIN (personal identification number) for yourself and one parent.
- Use your PIN as your identifier and digital signature when you complete your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) on the Web at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
- Complete your FAFSA online using entries from your / your parents completed tax returns. The SIUE student financial aid code is 001759.
Trouble filling out your FAFSA? FAFSA Tips & Hints will help guide you through some of the most common problems when filling out the FAFSA.
For those students just entering college, view our entering student checklist for financial aid.
Complete FAFSA by March 1st
(preferred filing date)