Financial Aid Videos

Welcome to the Student Financial Aid video page. Here you will find a collection of helpful videos on various subjects regarding financial aid.

View Kent State University how-to videos on various topics relating to financial aid, billing, and registration and records.

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myStudentAid mobile app

This video briefly introduces the new myStudentAid mobile app!

How to Create an FSA ID

This video briefly summarizes how to create an FSA ID, a username and password, that replaced the Federal Student Aid PIN.

FAFSA Form and FSA ID Tips for Parents

This is a video for parents on tips for completing the FAFSA.

FAFSA Overview

This video briefly summarizes how completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) will give you access to federal gift and self-help aid.

Completing the FAFSA

This video provides you with information on what you will need to gather in order to complete the FAFSA.

Determining Dependency Status

This video will guide in determining dependency status, dependent or independent, and if parent information needs to be provided on the FAFSA.

FAFSA Submission and Results

This video will review how to sign and submit your FAFSA, and what necessary steps you need to take in order for your financial aid to be fully processed.

Borrow Responsibly

Learn about your responsibilities as a borrower and what you should consider when determining to take out loans for college.