The University of Dayton will host a FAFSA training session this evening. Students are required to file a FAFSA to apply for federal financial aid for college.

UD to host FAFSA training session tonight

The University of Dayton will host an event to assist students and parents with completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today.

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The free public event will be offered at the Anderson Center, located next to parking lot B.

Filing a FAFSA is required to receive federal financial aid, including Pell Grants, student loans and need-based state grants.

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UD is welcoming walk-ins, but people are encouraged to RSVP to Beth Combs, UD site coordinator, at 937-229-4137 or

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