Help completing my financial aid - FAFSA Workshops

FAFSA workshops can help you complete your application.

We will soon announce dates of our upcoming FAFSA workshops at both our Lowell and Bedford campuses. These workshops are design to help with completing the online FAFSA application. 

You also may call us at any time or come in to one of our offices for FAFSA help. The Lowell office number 978-656-3242. The Bedford office can be reached at 781-280-3650. Our email is: financialaid@middlesex.mass.edu

Documentation and Requirements for 2019-2020 the FAFSA application:

  • 2017 U.S. income tax return—IRS Form 1040, 1040A or 1040EZ.
  • W-2 Forms and other records of money earned in 2017.
  • Records of 2017 un-taxed income such as Social Security Benefits, Workers’ Compensation, or Welfare.
  • If you are under 24 years of age (born before January 1, 1996), the same documentation is required for your parents. There are other reasons you may not need your parents information, such as being married, support dependents or a veteran of the armed forces.
  • Please visit the FAFSA checklist here: 

Documentation and Requirements for 2020-2021 the FAFSA application:

  • 2018 U.S. income tax return—IRS Form 1040, 1040A or 1040EZ.
  • W-2 Forms and other records of money earned in 2018.
  • Records of 2018 un-taxed income such as Social Security Benefits, Workers’ Compensation, or Welfare.
  • If you are under 24 years of age (born before January 1, 1997), the same documentation is required for your parents. There are other reasons you may not need your parents information, such as being married, support dependents or a veteran of the armed forces.
  • Please visit the FAFSA checklist here: 


Last Modified: 10/2/19