The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the only form needed to apply for financial aid at UMass Amherst. We do not require a CSS Profile.
- Use your FSA ID and Password to complete your 2020-2021 FAFSA at fafsa.gov
- The University of Massachusetts Amherst's Federal School Code is 002221, remember to list us on the FAFSA
- You can file the FAFSA from your mobile device or tablet
- Be sure to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT) if you and or your parent’s filed the 2018 Federal Income Tax return
For more information about the 2020-21 FAFSA and federal student aid visit: studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa