Petition for Independence

If you are considered dependent on the FAFSA but are unable to provide parental information due to abuse, neglect, a lack of contact, or a strained relationship with both of your biological or adoptive parents, you may submit this Petition to be considered independent for financial aid. 

The 2022-2023 form applies to fall 2022, spring 2023 & summer 2023.

The 2023-2024 form applies to fall 2023, spring 2024 & summer 2024.

Last updated: 
February 23, 2023