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    la vache fantôme phantomcow2's Avatar
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    FAFSA form confirmation email

    I just filled out the FAFSA form, got a "congrats for making it through this craphole, you will get an email with a confirmation # and instructions to get the SAR and other goodies". It's been 10 minutes or so and no email. Is this going to take a little while?
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    Sorry but what's FAFSA??
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    What's the SAR?

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by phantomcow2
    I just filled out the FAFSA form, got a "congrats for making it through this craphole, you will get an email with a confirmation # and instructions to get the SAR and other goodies". It's been 10 minutes or so and no email. Is this going to take a little while?
    FAFSA will take a MINIMUM of four hrs and sometimes the next day even. Just went through the process myself.....again!
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    Free Velo Vol! Velo Vol's Avatar
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    What's the other goodies?

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    College Financial aid bureaucratese!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe
    College Financial aid bureaucratese!
    Yup.

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    Back in my day, we didn't get an email with a confirmation number when we applied for financial assistance, so there!

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    I did have the option to do it all on paper, but it would take a few weeks. I am already behind a couple days on this, so want to get it done ASAP.
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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    PC, make sure you print and keep a file on ALL your financial aid stuff. It's important for the paper trail if anything screws up as well as a record of obligations if loans are involved.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Velo Vol
    Back in my day, we didn't get an email with a confirmation number when we applied for financial assistance, so there!
    strip-o-grams were the norm for my day

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    FASFA usually takes a day or two to confirm by email. Make a copy of the complted form for your records.

    Financial aid is my friend!
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    I did my FASFA back in the first week of January. It's never too early to start begging for money!
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    It can take up to a couple days. Sit tight.

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by eofelis
    I did my FASFA back in the first week of January. It's never too early to start begging for money!
    Same here!
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    I had a problem with FAFSA and DoE emails going to my spam folder, I had to add the address to my contacts so it would go in to my regular inbox. I waited for days to get a PIN that had been sitting in my spam box since shortly after I had submited the request.

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    Financial aid? Darn little of it when I went to college and now we make too much for my daughter to get any. At least the school awarded her a 50% academic scholarship

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