Student Financial Services

Federal Government Requirements for Being an Independent Student for Federal Student Aid

Last Updated: Oct 23, 2014 11:24AM CDT
In order to be considered independent by the federal government, a student must be able to answer "yes" to at least one of the student dependency questions on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

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