Your Thoughts: If You Could Change One Thing About The Federal Methodology, What Would It Be?
Federal Methodology (FM), used to determine a student's eligibility for all forms of federal student aid, does not take into account some types of income and eliminates certain assets from consideration. FM also has certain rules on dependency status, household size, and eligibility for the simplified needs test and auto zero expected family contribution (EFC). We want to hear from you! Share your thoughts in the comments section below on what you would want to change about the Federal Methodology calculation and scroll through to see what other NASFAA members have to say.
Publication Date: 10/7/2014