How much financial aid or money will I get from that fafsa thing?

my dad makes like 30000 a year and its only me and him and I want to go to a four year school.

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  • Anonymous
    8 years ago
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    You don't get money from the FAFSA - its the schools that use the FAFSA to determine how much aid you are eligible for. Once you get accepted to a school they send you a financial "package" letting you know. With loans you and your dad can borrow money up to the total cost of attendance - which is quite high usually. Even our city college has a cost of attendance of $18,000. so if you qualify for a $5500 student loan say, your dad can additionally borrow the rest under a parent loan.

  • Cassi
    Lv 7
    8 years ago

    You may be offered some grant money, but not a lot. Mainly loans as the other person stated.

  • 8 years ago

    most likely you will not get any grant money

    you will be offered student loans

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