If you need to talk to a live person in FAFSA customer service you need to dial 1-800-433-3243. This phone number is available 24 hours a day seven days a week. If you need additional assistance live agents are available Monday – Friday from 8am through 11pm EST, Saturday and Sunday from 11am through 5pm EST excluding holidays. To speak with an agent, you need to dial 1-800-433-3243 and say “speak with a customer service representative” (typical waiting time is about 1-4 minutes) and stay on the line.
For your convenience below are other options available via Federal Student Aid automated phone system.
- For the status of your application, the status of your correction or to request a copy of your student aid report say “application status”.
- To obtain a copy of a student report say “report”.
- For information on existing student loans say “loans”.
- For help with FSA ID say “help ID”.
- For more information on federal student ID information say “more information”.
FAFSA Service Options
FAFSA Customer Service Hours
FAFSA live customer service agents are available Monday-Friday from 8am through 11pm EST, Saturday and Sunday from 11am through 5pm EST excluding holidays.
FAFSA Phone Customer Service
FAFSA Social Networks Customer Service
- FAFSA customer service could be contacted via FAFSA Facebook page
- You can also reach FAFSA support via FAFSA Twitter page
- You can view latest FAFSA videos on FAFSA Youtube page
FAFSA Help Center
You can ask a question about FAFSA on the following page.
FAFSA Live Chat Customer Service
You can start a chat session with a FAFSA support representative on the https://studentaidhelp.ed.gov/app/chat/chat_launch/chat_data/.
Reach Real Person in Fafsa by Phone, Live Chat, Social Network
Make sure that you tried multiple options when reaching customer service. If live customer service agent is not available by phone, try live chat as a shortcut. Frequently direct message via Fafsa Facebook account or Fafsa Twitter account may get you a customer representative quicker and sometimes even 24/7, so try it too. If you want to file a complaint or submit a positive feedback you may leave your comment or complaint under Instagram or Youtube post and in many cases the business will respond to it. For your convenience all of these customer service contact options for Fafsa are provided above.
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