Be sure you have your PIN number (and that your parents have their number(s) if your parents are required to sign).
The PIN number is a 4 digit number used to sign FAFSA. Your federal PIN is not the same as the 4 digit code used to log into computers and the Student Portal at BIR.
The Department of Education selects certain students to verify information that was provided on the FAFSA.
Items that may be verified include: income information, household size, or proof of high school diploma or GED.
Next, please complete Entrance Couseling and sign a Master Promissory Note at
Online: There are “Help” buttons on every page of the online FAFSA application. You can also click the “Live Help” button to chat with a customer service representative directly online between the hours of 7am and 11pm Central time.
By Phone: For help toll-free between the hours of 7am and 11pm Central time, call 1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243).
In Person: Contact the Financial Aid office at BIR Training Center at 773-977-1478 to make an appointment.