This is a reminder that the applications for federal financial aid (FAFSA) and state programs (Bright Futures) is now open for the upcoming academic year 2019-2020. Students may qualify for more money if they apply early. They will also get a jump-start on the school’s part of the financial aid process ahead of next fall. For more tips on the FSA ID and the FAFSA process, see this quick-start guide. Students can contact the Financial Aid Office at email@example.com or 352-395-5480 if they have questions. They can also get assistance with the FAFSA in the Registration Lab, Building R, Room 226.