UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus to help students with FAFSA forms, Wednesday, Nov. 7

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Marinette Campus will host a College Goal Wisconsin event on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Room M-117, with a financial aid presentation scheduled for 6 p.m.

College Goal Wisconsin provides students with free help in completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). In addition to getting professional help completing the FAFSA, attendees who complete the FAFSA and survey at the event will be entered into a drawing for the chance to receive a $1000 scholarship.

Students will need to bring materials with them in order to complete the FAFSA, such as 2017 federal tax return and W2s, information on savings and investments (if applicable), a cell phone, driver’s license, Social Security Number/Alien Registration Card/Permanent Resident Card, birth date of parent(s), month and year of parents’ marriage, divorce or separation, and a FSA ID, if obtained. The website fsaid.ed.gov can be visited in order to create a FSA ID. It is highly recommended that a dependent student attend the event with a parent or guardian. College Goal Wisconsin can be contacted by email at collegegoalwi@gmail.com.

About the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is a comprehensive public institution offering undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs to nearly 8,000 students with campus locations in Green Bay, Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan. Established in 1965 on the border of Green Bay, the University and its campuses are centers of cultural enrichment, innovation and learning. The Green Bay campus is home to one of the Midwest’s most prolific performing arts centers, a nationally recognized 4,000-seat student recreation center, an award-winning nine-hole golf course and a five-mile recreational trail and arboretum, which is free and open to the public. This four-campus University transforms lives and communities through student-focused teaching and research, innovative learning opportunities, powerful connections and a problem-solving approach to education. UW-Green Bay’s main campus is centrally located, close to both the Door County resort area and the dynamic economies of Northeast Wisconsin, the Fox Valley region and the I-43 corridor. UW-Green Bay offers in-demand programs in science, engineering and technology; business; health, education and social welfare; and arts, humanities and social sciences. For more information, visit www.uwgb.edu.About the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts.

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