2013-2014 V1 Independent Verification Worksheet

Your 2013-2014 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) was selected for review in a process called verification. The law says that before awarding Federal Student Aid, we may ask you to confirm the information you reported on your FAFSA. To verify that you provided correct information our office will compare your FAFSA with the information on this worksheet and with any other required documents. If there are differences, your FAFSA information may need to be corrected. You must complete and sign this worksheet, attach any required documents, and submit the form and other required documents to the Student Finance Office. National Louis University may ask for additional information. If you have questions about verification, contact our office as soon as possible so that your financial aid will not be delayed.

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required fields

Independent Student's Information
First Name: *
Last Name: *
NLU ID Number: * (Example: N00123456)
Date of Birth: * / /
Address: *
City: *
State: *
Zip: *
Email: *
Phone Number: *
Alternate Phone Number:
Family Information

List the people in your household, including:

  • Yourself
  • Your spouse, if you are married
  • Your children if you will provide more than half of their support from July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014 (even if they don't live with you)
  • Other people who live with you and you provide more than half of their support and will continue to from July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014

List the name of the college for any household member who will be enrolled at least half-time, in a degree, diploma, or certificate program at a postsecondary educational institution any time between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014. Do not list any non-relative, extended family members, boyfriends, girlfriends, fiancés, or roommates unless they are claimed as a dependent on your (and, if married, your spouse's) taxes.

Full Name: Age: Relationship
to Student:
College: Will be Enrolled
at least Half-Time:
* *
Independent Student's Income Information to be Verified

If you are unable to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool when submitting your FAFSA, you must submit a 2012 IRS Tax Return Transcript (not the original Income Tax Return) by contacting the IRS at 1-800-908-9946 or requesting it at www.irs.gov.

(Required to Check One)

Please attach here:

Date requested:
Student's Other Information to be Verified
        * Check here if anyone in the student's household (listed in Section B) received benefits from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP/formerly known as food stamps) any time during the 2011 or 2012 calendar years. (Note: If we have reason to believe that the information regarding the receipt of SNAP is inaccurate, we may require documentation from the agency that issued the SNAP benefits in 2011 or 2012).
        * Did you or your spouse pay child support in 2012?
Certification and Signature
By printing my name below, I certify that all of the information reported on this worksheet is complete and correct.
WARNING: If you purposely give false or misleading information on this worksheet, you may be fined, be sentenced to jail, or both.
Student Signature: *
Spouse Signature (Optional):

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