GPISD FAFSA Planning Events

GPISD FAFSA Planning Events

Wednesday, October 6, 6 to 8 p.m. at Dubiski Career High School

Wednesday, October 13, 6 to 8 p.m. at Grand Prairie High School

Wednesday, October 20, 6 to 8 p.m. at South Grand Prairie High School

We would like all Seniors and parents to attend a FAFSA workshop to meet the following goals:

  • Participants will gain confidence in FAFSA completion and be introduced to best practices. 
  • Participants will understand dependency issues, parental requirements and uncover common pitfalls of the FAFSA. 
  • Participants will have a chance to ask questions from seasoned financial aid experts. 
  • Participants will begin the FAFSA process by completing the FSA ID.
  • Participants will also get the opportunity, if needed, to explore with hands-on FAFSA practice with scenarios & taxes 

What should I bring with me?

  • Student and both parents’ W-2 Forms and other records of money earned in 2020
  • Student and both parents’ 1040 Form from 2020 Federal Income Tax Return
  • Student and both parents’ Social Security Number**
  • Parents’ Marriage and/or divorce date (Month and Year)
  • Parents’ Birthdays (Month and Year)
  • Students Driver’s License**
  • Student and Parents’ 2020 untaxed income records such as Social Security, Veteran’s Benefits, Welfare Benefits, Child Support, Alimony, TANF, etc**
  • Student and both parents’ 2020 business investment, mortgage information and other investment records**
  • Student’s alien registration card if student is a permanent resident and not a U.S. Citizen**
  • A list of colleges or universities where the student has applied or will apply for

** If applicable