News

From the Office for Student Financial Affairs

Money Talks sessions at CRC

Monday, March 31st, 2014

 

Please join
Student Financial Affairs
and the
Career Resource Center
for

Money Talks

 

Location: CRC Library
Date: April 9th
Time: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

 

Session #1
4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

How your money works

Learn about:
How to get your finances in order
How you can get involved on campus
Presented by  Dr. Michael Gutter, Associate Professor, FYCS

 

Session #2
5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Preparing for a career in the financial industry

Learn about:
How to prepare to work and live as a financial industry professional
Presented by the Career Resource Center

 

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FAFSA Workshops in Residence Halls

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

 

During February, Student Financial Affairs’ staff will be available in different residence halls on campus. During these workshops, students can talk to financial aid professionals about any aspect of the financial aid process, but these sessions focus primarily on helping students complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application before the March 15 deadline.

UF students who need help filling out and submitting the FAFSA can also visit the Student Financial Management Center (SFMC) to set up an appointment. The SFMC is located in the lobby of the Student Financial Affairs office in S-107 Criser Hall. Appointments can also be made by phone at 352-294-3284 and are available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m in the SFA lobby in addition to the special sessions in residence halls.

Bring a completed copy of your 2014-2015 FAFSA Worksheet, 2013 tax returns (both student and parent) and W-2’s.

FAFSA Workshops

Tuesday, February 25: Broward Area Library from 10 am – 3 pm

Wednesday, February 26: Murphree Area Conference Room from 10 am – 3 pm

Thursday, February 27: Graham Area Room from 10 am – 3 pm    

Appointments are 30 minutes.

Seven Easy Steps to the FAFSA 2014-15

Monday, February 10th, 2014

 

View this video tutorial for the Student’s Guide to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid:

http://www.finaid.ucsb.edu/fafsasimplification

 

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Spring 2013-14 Financial Aid Newsletter

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

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The Spring 2013-14 issue of NEWS: Financial Aid for Gators is available for download now.

NEWS is a publication produced once a semester to keep you informed of important developments in financial aid.

Featured in this issue are:

  • Applying for 2014-15 Financial Aid
  • Repaying your Student Loans and Avoiding Default
  • Scholarship and Disbursement Reminders
  • Florida Bright Futures Renewal Requirements
  • Ordering IRS transcripts
  • and more

 

 

 

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IRS System for Ordering Tax Return Transcripts

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

The new IRS system for ordering tax return transcripts is now available. It is called “Get Transcript” and allows users to get a record of past tax returns, also referred to as tax return transcripts. IRS tax return transcripts are used to validate income and tax filing status.

www.irs.gov/Individuals/Get-Transcript

“Get Transcript” allows users to get a tax return transcript online as a PDF immediately if the tax return for the chosen year has been processed.

 

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