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FSA ID Directions

    • Make sure you have your Social Security Number at the ready.
    • Visit FSAID.ED.GOV
    • Create Password (Password MUST have numbers, uppercase letters, lowercase letters and be 8-30 characters long)
    • Click "Continue"

     

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    • Type in your name, date of birth and Social Security number (SSN). Your name and SSN MUST MATCH EXACTLY what is on your Social Security card. If you are not sure, check by contacting the Social Security Administration before proceeding.
    • Click "Continue"

     

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    • Type in your email address (BE SURE TO USE A PERSONAL EMAIL AND NOT YOUR MUSD ONE) , cell phone number, mailing address and language preference.
    • Click "Continue"

     

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    • Select four challenge/security questions and type your answers.
    • Click "Continue"

     

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    • Review your information and correct any mistakes.
    • At the bottom, review the terms and conditions. Check the box to certify that you agree and your information is correct.
    • Click "Continue."

     

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    • If you provided your cell phone number, then you will receive a text message with a code. This ensures that your cell phone is a real number. Enter it in the box. (This sometimes can take a few minutes to receive.)
    • Click "Submit"

     

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    • You will also receive an email with a code. Enter it in the box. (This too can take several minutes.)
    • Click "Submit"

     

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    • Done! You have successfully created your FSA ID!

     

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    Get Started on Your FAFSA!