How much financial aid will a student receive if the EFC number is 2684?
for Expected Family Contribution.
The is an index number that college financial aid staff use to
figure out how much financial aid you are eligible to receive if
you go to their school.
Your EFC is figured out after you report information about your
specific situation on the FAFSA.
It is based on a formula established by law.
This formula considers your family’s taxed and untaxed income,
assets, benefits, family size, and number of family members
college figures out how much need-based aid you will receive by
subtracting your EFC from your Cost of Attendance.
is not how much financial aid you will receive, nor is it how much
money you will have to pay for college.