On May 11, 2023 SchoolHouse Connection hosted a webinar in partnership with John Burton Advocates for Youth and Youth Law Center about new federal guidance on FAFSA and homeless youth. The webinar featured presenters from the U.S. Department of Education (ED). In case you missed it or would like to rewatch it, please see below.
Here are some of the Q&As from the webinar. We will continue to add questions and answers to the document as we receive confirmation from the U.S. Department of Education.
Resources from the webinar:
- Download the Slides Here
- Q&A from the Webinar
- GEN-22-15 ED Guidance
- *NEW* GEN-23-06 ED Guidance
- VIDEO: Navigating Financial Aid for Homeless Youth: Insights from an Expert
- Unaccompanied Homeless Youth Determination: An Interview Template for Financial Aid Administrators (for 2023-2024 Award Year)
- Sample Form Letters to Determine the Independent Student Status of Unaccompanied Homeless Youth