Scholarships & Grants Menu
Helpful Links
RIHEAA's Most Popular
For a complete list, visit our Helpful Links page.
Popular External Links
The following are links to external sites that prove helpful to most students.
Social Links

FAFSA Application Process
How to Obtain and Complete a FAFSA

The FAFSA can be completed in one of two ways:

  1. On the Web: (The easiest & preferred way)
  2. If you do not have access to the web, you can obtain a paper copy of the form by calling 1-800-433-3243.

Note: The FAFSA is also available in Spanish on the web or in paper format.


Prior to completing the FAFSA online, many students and their parents like to complete the pre-application worksheet. This will help you gather all of the information necessary to complete the actual application. The pre-application worksheet is available in English and Spanish on the FAFSA Web site.

Instructional Video

For further guidance with the FAFSA, please take some time to watch an informational video which will guide you through some key facts about the FAFSA. The video comes courtesy of FastWeb.