Phase two of the Mississippi department of education statewide initiative, called “College Connect Mississippi, takes place this Thursday at meridian high school.
This an opportunity for all seniors, from the class of 2018 to start the college admission process for early qualification by completing the financial aid portion of the college application process.
Meridian high school counselor Shirley Silliaman says, “Thursday we are having our fafsa day. which is free application for federal student aid. and we invite parents as well as students to attend. it will be from 9am to 1pm. and parents will need their 2016 tax information as well as their student’s social security number as well as theirs.”
Students and parents are asked to complete the FSA before attending the workshop logging onto www.fsaid. Ed.gov.