Paying for College: Get help filling out your FAFSA/WASFA application at SPL!

The Seattle Public Library is holding several financial aid workshops at libraries around the city. Get one-on-one assistance completing the FAFSA and WAFSA.

Workshop Locations

What to Bring

  • Your social security number. If you are not a U.S. citizen, bring your alien registration number or I-797 form.
  • Your income information. W-2 forms from all jobs worked in 2018, or a 2018 tax return.
  • A parent. If you are under 24, we recommend coming to the workshop with at least one parent. However, this is not a requirement.
  • Your parents’ financial information. Bring your parents’ 2018 tax returns.


If your application isn’t completed in the allotted workshop time, follow up support will be arranged through the Refugee Women’s Alliance (ReWA) Post-Secondary Success Program. Questions about what to expect at a financial aid workshop? Please contact Emily at ReWA or call 206-721-8453.

Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.

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