2018-19 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) Opened Oct. 1

OCTOBER 3, 2017 Internal Revenue Service Data Retrieval Tool (IRS DRT) is Available! The financial aid filing season officially began at 1 a.m. ET on Sunday, Oct. 1 with the launch of the 2018‒19 FAFSA® at fafsa.gov. Nearly 238,000 online applications were submitted the first day, representing an eight percent increase […] Read more »

Making change: The state budget as a tool for racial and ethnic equity

The 2018 budget includes several investments that address pervasive, unacceptable and avoidable barriers to opportunity for many of the state’s children of color, but a much more intentional effort is needed to overcome long-standing inequities that can be traced to current and historic public policies in Lansing and nationwide. State […] Read more »