AZ FAF$A Challenge

September 2019 Newsletter

FAFSA Toolkit

With FAFSA season less than a month away, the Arizona Commission for Postsecondary Education and the Valley Leadership Education Impact Team are excited to countdown the debut of the new FAFSA toolkit that will be available Friday, September 20th on the FAFSAchallenge.az.gov website! The toolkit includes FAFSA resources for counselors, students, and parents in one easy to navigate online platform. Counselors will be able to download PDF's, training webinars, and a social media toolkit to promote their FAFSA events!


REGISTER today for a virtual tour of the FAFSA toolkit scheduled for Friday, 9/20/2019 from 10:30am-11:30am.

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AZ FAF$A Challenge Webinar!

Register today for the AZ FAF$A Challenge webinar scheduled for Tuesday, September 24th from 9:30am-10:30am to learn about the new 52% state goal, updated website features, and the new and exciting challenges and incentives!


Click HERE to register for the webinar!

Community FAFSA Events

In addition to FAFSA events being held at high schools, there are also several community organizations that will be hosting events as well. Here is a list of community FAFSA events that students and parents can attend to complete their FAFSA.


College Depot will be hosting FAFSA workshops on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, October 1st 1-5pm
  • Saturday, October 5th 1-4pm
  • Wednesday, October 9th 4-6pm
  • Friday, December 27th 1-4pm

Click HERE for more information - all events at College Depot are located in the Burton Barr Library


Univision FAFSA Workshop

  • Saturday, October 12th 10am-2pm at Phoenix College

Click HERE for more information.

  • Saturday, October 26th 9am-1pm at Pima Community College Downtown Tucson Campus

Click HERE for more information.


Be A Leader Foundation - Taking Steps Towards College Success FAFSA Workshop

  • Sunday, October 20th 8:30am-1:30pm at Civic Space Park

Click HERE for more information.


Northern Arizona College Resource Center (NACRC)

  • Students and families can schedule appointments with the NACRC to receive one-on-one assistance with completing their FAFSA. Appointments are available during the week, evenings and on weekends.


NACRC Contact Information:

Phone: 928-523-1803

E-mail: nacrc@nau.edu

Website: nau.edu/nacrc