Frequently Asked Questions

Parental FAFSA Information

Do I need to provide my parents' income information on the FAFSA if I was homeless, in foster care, assigned a legal guardian, emancipated, or adopted?

Do I need to provide a home address on the FAFSA?

Living Situations

I currently live with a relative, do I need to provide their information on the FASFA?

I'm currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces for purposes other than training. Do I need to submit my parent's information?

Documents to Prove You Were a Homeless Youth

What documents can I use to prove I was a homeless youth?

What if I cannot provide a homeless youth determination?

What documents can I use to verify my former foster status?


What makes me a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces?

What if I still have questions or still think that I do not need to submit my parents' information?