Learn more about the basic information you need to complete your CSS Profile application starting October 1 each year.
"While the FAFSA was used a base indicator for financial aid, it was ultimately the CSS Profile that dictated the specifics of my financial aid. My university provided a large chunk of financial aid that made it easier and less financially straining to attend."
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