The Missouri FAFSA Frenzy 2015 main event date has been scheduled for Sunday, February 22, and an inclement weather back-up date will be Sunday, March 1, 2015. These important events will assist Missouri's students and families in submitting their 2015-2016 FAFSA, helping them finance postsecondary attendance and achieve their educational goals.

Complete 2015 event list now available

With 84 sites planning to conduct 86 events in more than 40 Missouri counties, the 2015 FAFSA Frenzy program promises to be better than ever. There will be plenty of opportunities for dedicated financial aid officers, guidance counselors, college access professionals, and others to volunteer at a convenient time and location. The online volunteer application will be available here in November.

2015 Site Coordinator Toolkit

The 2015 Site Coordinator Toolkit is now available! The toolkit provides checklists, flyers, forms, and other helpful information to help site coordinators plan a successful event. The toolkit is a fillable PDF format, allowing site coordinators to fill in the blanks on templates and forms before printing, and will be reviewed during the upcoming site coordinator meeting. Questions or comments about the toolkit may be directed to Julie Meyer.

Promote FAFSA Frenzy!

Promote FAFSA Frenzy events by loading the electronic FAFSA Frenzy promotional wallpaper/screensaver to computers used frequently by students or families. The wallpaper/screensaver can also be displayed on public screens in high school cafeterias, libraries, classrooms, student lounge areas, and community centers.

2015 Site coordinator meeting

The annual Site Coordinator Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, November 18, 2014 in Jefferson City. FAFSA Frenzy 2015 site coordinators should register to attend no later than Monday, November 10.

Meeting materials will be posted here in late November. Materials covered during last year's meeting include:

Additional FAFSA resources available from the U.S. Department of Education:

What is FAFSA Frenzy*?

*FAFSA Frenzy, a program of College Goal SundaySM, is offered in Missouri through partnerships between the Missouri Department of Higher Education, the Missouri Association of Student Financial Aid Personnel, the Missouri Higher Education Loan Authority and USA Funds. The College Goal SundaySM program was created by the Indiana Student Financial Aid Association, with funding from Lilly Endowment, Inc., and with supplemental support from the Lumina Foundation for Education.

Questions regarding FAFSA Frenzy/CGS in Missouri may be directed to the MDHE's Student Access and Success Programs' staff: Lisa Wilson, Julie Meyer, or Jaron Vail.