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FWISD To Offer College Financial Aid Help Sessions Via Zoom

What: Virtual College Financial Aid Help Sessions 

When & Where: See schedule listed below 

Summary: The Fort Worth ISD, in collaboration with Tarrant County Community College, Texas Christian University, The University of Texas at Arlington, Texas Woman's University, The University of North Texas and The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Tarrant County, will sponsor 2020 fall semester college financial aid sessions via Zoom starting October 1 at most District high schools.

Virtual assistance will be available in both English and Spanish to help parents and students with completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)/ Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA) application

All interested students must pre-register to participate. Click here to begin the quick registration process. 

Sessions will begin at 6 p.m. and conclude by 8 p.m. Zoom links will be emailed to students two days prior to their session.

The fall schedule of aid sessions is listed below.

Campus                                                                                Date

  • WORLD LANGUAGES INSTITUTE                         10/6/2020
  • DIAMOND HILL- JARVIS HS                         10/6/2020
  • CARTER-RIVERSIDE HS                         10/7/2020
  • ARLINGTON HEIGHTS HS                         10/8/2020
  • SOUTH HILLS HS                         10/8/2020
  • POLYTECHNIC HS                         10/13/2020
  • TRIMBLE TECH HS                         10/13/2020
  • NORTH SIDE HS                         10/14/2020
  • SOUTHWEST HS                         10/15/2020
  • SUCCESS HS                         10/15/2020
  • DUNBAR HS                         10/20/2020
  • WESTERN HILLS HS                         10/20/2020
  • D. WYATT HS                                                             10/22/2020
  • PASCHAL HS                                     10/22/2020
  • YOUNG MEN’S LEADERSHIP ACADEMY 10/27/2020
  • BENBROOK MS-HS                         10/29/2020
  • TCC South Collegiate                                     11/2/2020
  • EASTERN HILLS HS                                                 11/3/2020

Parents and students are encouraged to have the following items on hand to complete the FAFSA/TASFA forms:

  1. Federal Student Aid PIN* (click here to create a pin)
  2. Social Security number*
  3. Driver’s license number
  4. Tax records* — or use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool
  5. Records of untaxed income*
  6. Records of all assets (savings and checking account balances)
  7. List of the school(s) the student is interested in attending

*= Mandatory documents needed to complete the FAFSA/TASFA forms

For more information, please contact your student’s senior counselor, College and Career Readiness Coach or TCU Adviser.

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