1. Create a FSA ID
    • How to create your FSA ID.
    • If have already created one but do not remember your password please visit the FSA ID website to reset your information.
    • If you need help please call 1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243).
  2. Complete your FAFSA with LAPU school code (042788)
    • If you are starting/continuing with Fall 2022, Spring 2023, or Summer 2023, you will need to complete the 2022-2023 FAFSA.
    • If you are starting/continuing with Fall 2023, Spring 2024, or Summer 2024, you will need to complete the 2023-2024 FAFSA.
    • If you have already completed your FAFSA please just add the LAPU school code 042788.
    • For any questions please call 1-800-4FED-AID (1-800-433-3243)
  3. Create a StudentForms Account if your FAFSA was selected for verification
    • You will need your LAPU Student ID to create your account.
    • Please note that this was previously called “Verify My FAFSA”.
  4. Complete Federal Loan Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note (MPN)
    • If you plan to use federal direct loans to cover the cost of school.
  5. Create a Cal Grant Account (if applicable)
    • If you are a California resident that is eligible for the Cal Grant.
    • Need to complete a School Change to transfer your Cal Grant over to LAPU.
    • To see if you have any additional requirements by the state of California to receive your Cal Grant.
    • To see what is your Cal Grant eligibility.
    • Please visit the Cal Grant website for further information and requirements.
  6. Submit a Loan Decline/Reduction Form (if applicable)
    • If you would like to decline or reduce your federal direct loans, you can complete a Loan Decline/Reduction Form by clicking the My Student Profile tab at the top of this page, select Forms and Petitions on the left side, then select the Loan Decline/Reduction Form.