Student Aid Report Table

Student Aid Report Table

 

Type of FAFSA form submitted

Email supplied?

Type of SAR received

When SAR arrives (at the latest)*

fafsa.gov or the myStudentAid app

Yes

Email link to SAR information online

If FAFSA form signed with FSA ID(s): 3–5 days; if signature page used: 2 weeks

fafsa.gov or the myStudentAid app

No

Paper SAR Acknowledgement

If FAFSA form signed with FSA ID(s): 7–10 days; if signature page used: 2 weeks

FAFSA form submitted by school

Yes

Email link to online SAR

3–5 days

FAFSA form submitted by school

No

Paper SAR Acknowledgement

7–10 days

FAFSA PDF sent by mail

Yes

Email link to online SAR

2 weeks

FAFSA PDF sent by mail

No

Paper SAR

3 weeks

Corrections at fafsa.gov

Yes

Email link to online SAR

1–5 days; Depending on type of changes, updated SAR may be immediately available at FAFSA site. If you don’t see your SAR immediately, wait for your email or paper version.

Corrections at fafsa.gov

No

Paper SAR Acknowledgement

7–10 days; Depending on type of changes, updated SAR may be immediately available at FAFSA site. If you don’t see your SAR immediately, wait for your email or paper version.

*The time frames in this table indicate how long it takes for the SAR to arrive after the FAFSA form is submitted.