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Have you completed your FAFSA?

January 27, 2011 Comments off

Students – after you file your tax return, or even if you do NOT have to file one, please go to this link to complete your FAFSA for the 2011-2012 school year:


Please go to the Financial Aid Office if you need help with your application and after you finish completing it. Thanks!

Before you get started on your application, please write down the school code for Meridian College – 015548.  The code for Meridian Career Institute is  E01852.

To complete the FAFSA, you need to have the following information:

Check Box Your Social Security Number. Be sure it is correct!
Check Box Your driver’s license (if any)
Check Box Your 2010 W-2 Forms and other records of money earned
Check Box Your (and your spouse´s, if you are married) 2010 Federal Income Tax Return. 

  • IRS 1040, 1040A, 1040 EZ
  • Foreign Tax Return, or
  • Tax Return for Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Marshall Islands, the Federal States of Micronesia, or Palau
Check Box Your Parents´ 2010 Federal Income Tax Return (if you are a dependent student)
Check Box Your 2010 untaxed income records 

  • Veterans noneducation benefit records
  • Child support received
  • Worker’s compensation
Check Box Your current bank statements
Check Box Your current business and investment mortgage information, business and farm records, stock, bond and other investment records
Check Box Your alien registration or permanent resident card (if you are not a U.S. citizen)
Categories: FAFSA