Verification Process and Forms

The federal verification process is a quality control measure that requires students to submit proof of the data submitted on the FAFSA. About one third of all FAFSA records will be selected for verification by the federal processor.

Recent changes to the verification process have resulted in changes to how data is collected for FAFSA verification.

Typically, students will be asked to submit:

IRS Data Retrieval Tool
Office of Financial Aid
Lownik Hall - Main Floor
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: (630) 829-6100
Fax: (630) 829-6101