College Goal Montana is dedicated to guiding students and their families through the paperwork required to apply for financial aid. College Goal Montana is for all families who want assistance in completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) form. Dawson Community College Financial aid officers and other qualified professionals volunteer their time to ensure students receive assistance in understanding and completing the paperwork necessary to receive financial aid.
College Goal Montana - Families and students get one on one help filling out the Free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Sunday February 13th. Register to win a $500 scholarship! At least one scholarship will be available at the DCC site. Dawson Community College staff and instructors volunteer from 1-4pm in the Computer Lab, Room 147, to assist with the online FAFSA application.
Who should attend? College Goal Montana is open to everyone, including students from all income levels and college-going traditions, and traditional and nontraditional students. It is an excellent opportunity to network and have many of your financial aid questions answered!
Students AND Parents, bring to College Goal Montana:
· FAFSA PIN number - To obtain a PIN, log on to www.pin.ed.gov
(You can get this at DCC on College Goal Sunday.)
· Correct Social Security numbers
· 2010 Federal Tax Returns
· 2009 Federal Tax Returns, if 2010 not complete
· W2's, tribal income, other aid information (TANF, child support, other benefits)
· Additional Asset Information (money market funds, stocks, other investments)
· Application deadline is March 1
People can use different pieces of financial information to complete the FAFSA. Bring tax returns, W-2's, tribal income, other aid-TANF, child support, other benefits, investment information, last year's tax return or even last year's ending pay stub. All information reviewed by the College Goal Sunday volunteers will be kept private and confidential and will not be used for any purpose other than helping the students and families apply for financial aid.
College Goal Montana at Dawson Community College
Location: DCC Computer Lab Room 147
300 College Drive Glendive, MT 59330
Site Coordinator: Jolene Myers, 377-9410
Sunday, February 13 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.