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Ask A CPA - College Planning & Financial Aid

In The FAFSA Process If I Do Not Get My Student Aid Report ( SAR ) Back Within Two Weeks , Should I Reapply ?

No. Before reapplying, call the Federal Student Aid Information Center at 800/4-FEDAID (800/433-3243)/TTY: 800/730-8913 or 319/337-5665 and ask if the U.S. Department of Education has your FAFSA on file. You can also check on the status of your application by selecting "Entering a FAFSA Online" from the FAFSA on the Web home page at, and choosing the "Check My Submitted FAFSA" option.

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