**NEW Graduation Requirement starting this year with the Class of 2021. All seniors must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Students can opt out of this requirement by completing one of the two following waivers and sending to the DGS College and Career Center at alichaj@csd99.org or dropping of the completed form in the DGS Main Office.

FAFSA Non-Participation Form (English)

FAFSA Non-Participation Form (Spanish)

Alternative Application for Illinois Financial Aid: All undocumented student must complete this financial aid application as a D99 graduation requirement. If your family is eligible, this application will qualify you for some, or all of the MAP Grant.

Alternative Application for Illinois Financial Aid FAQs


Ten Financial Aid Facts

by College Covered

Financial Aid Resources

Important Dates

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

FAFSA Information Night                   
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Spanish presentation - Passcode:  =45zxwVM

FAFSA Information Slides


Thursday, January 14, 2021

Conquering College Cost  ( Passcode: QvnU%R0A