FAFSA Tips

Apply for FAFSA early!

  • Apply before March 1st to be considered for additional scholarships awarded on a first come first serve basis.
  • Complete the FAFSA on line every school year (beginning Oct 1) using your FSA ID to log-in.
  • Use the IRS Data Retrieval to transfer your income information to your FAFSA.

Need an FSA ID?

  • Apply for your FSA ID at the FSA ID website.
  • Each student (and a parent if the student is dependent) needs their own FSA ID.
  • Your date of birth, social security number and name as shown on your social security card are required.

Apply online for FAFSA

  • FAFSAs need to completed for each school year.
  • FAFSA can be completed on the FAFSA website.
  • Not only is application process quicker online, but the processing time is much quicker as well.

What's Next?

Check your hawaii.edu e-mail on a regular basis for information regarding your financial aid.

  1. Go to myuh.hawaii.edu.
  2. Click View My Financial Aid.
  3. Login using UH username & password.
  4. Click on"Student Requirements" Under My Eligibility (Dropdown choose KauaiCC for current school year).
  5. View the status of your Financial Aid requirements.

The Financial Aid Office staff are happy to assist you. Call 808-245-8360 or e-mail kauccfao@hawaii.edu with any questions or concerns. It's our goal to make the financial aid process as simple as possible!