The FSA ID allows students and parents to identify themselves electronically to access Federal Student Aid Web sites.
The FSA ID, which consists of a user-created username and password, replaced the PIN effective May 2015. It allows
users to electronically access personal information on Federal Student Aid Web sites as well as electronically sign a
While you are not required to have an FSA ID to complete and submit a FAFSA on the Web application, it is the fastest
way to sign your application and have it processed. It is also the only way to access or correct your information
online, or to pre-fill a FAFSA on the Web application with information from your previous year's FAFSA.
If you do not already have an FSA ID, you can
create an FSA ID.
If you have an FSA ID but do not remember your username, click
If you have an FSA ID but do not remember your password, click
Note: The password must be between 8 to 30 characters long. You can use any combination of numbers, uppercase
and lowercase letters, and / or special characters.