The Office of Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education, has several publications that will give you additional information and help with Financial Aid. Just go to www.FSAPubs.gov.
Also,you should have created a PIN for both you and your student. If you have not done this, go to FEDERAL STUDENT AID PIN REGISTRATION on the Guidance website and create your PIN now.
As you heard at the Financial Aid Night presentation, you can access the 2017-18 FAFSA after October 1, 2016.
We have been informed that FAFSA on the web now allows you to access your IRS tax information and have it automatically inserted into the FAFSA!!!!!. You will have to respond to a brief series of questions to determine if you are eligible.