‘Super Saturday’ Financial Aid Workshop Scheduled for Charlottesville High School on Saturday, Feb. 10

January 31, 2007

Jan. 31, 2007 -- Financial aid experts from the University of Virginia and Piedmont Virginia Community College will unravel the mysteries of college financial aid for high school students and their parents at “Super Saturday,” on Feb. 10 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Charlottesville High School.

The event, sponsored by the Virginia Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, will feature presentations on the basics of financial aid at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Financial aid administrators from U.Va. and PVCC and will be available to answer questions about financial aid and assist in filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  Computers will be available for completing the FAFSA online.

To complete the FAFSA forms online, students and parents are asked to bring:

•  U.S. Department of Education Personal Identification Numbers for you and your parent.  (Register for PINs at www.pin.ed.gov )

o Social Security Number for students and parents.

•  Driver’s license (if available)  

•  2006 W-2 Forms for you and your parent/spouse and other records of money earned 2006

•  Federal Income Tax Return for you and your parent/spouse 

•  2006 family’s untaxed income records – Social Security, Temporary Assistance to Needy Families, welfare or veterans benefits records

•  Family’s current bank statements 

•  Family’s current business and investment mortgage information, business and farm records, stocks, bonds, and other investment records

•  Alien registration card (if you are not a U.S. citizen)

 “Super Saturday” is open to all individuals interested in pursuing a college education. Students are encouraged to bring their parents.

Charlottesville High School is located at 1400 Melbourne Road in Charlottesville. For more information on “Super Saturday” call (434) 982-3030 or (434) 996-6279.