Financial Aid Process
Before completing the FAFSA, apply for your FSA ID online at fsaid.ed.gov
. You will use this number to sign and submit the FAFSA. This number will also be used to sign in to other federal student aid websites.
1. Complete the FAFSA online at www.fafsa.ed.gov
. The federal school code for the Upper Valley Career Center is 014058. For the current school year, you and (if applicable) your parent(s) will need: FSA ID Numbers, Social Security Numbers, and Federal Income Tax Returns from the previous year. Additional financial documentation may be needed. Further instructions for completing the FAFSA can be found at the following website: https://www.finaid.ucsb.edu/
2. Schedule an appointment with Financial Aid once your FAFSA has been signed and submitted. The loan request process will be discussed at your appointment.
3. An award letter will be mailed once your financial aid eligibility has been reviewed.