Parents and students are encouraged to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool in the Financial Information section of the FAFSA. This Tool allows you to retrieve and transfer your income and tax information directly from the IRS into your FAFSA. The IRS Data Retrieval Tool will be available 2 to 3 weeks after you file your tax return electronically OR 6 to 8 weeks after filing a paper tax return. (Note: If you owe federal taxes, the IRS will not process your tax return until payment is made.)
If you have already submitted your FAFSA, proceed as follows:
Unable to use the Data Retrieval Tool?
You may request an IRS Tax Return Transcript and submit it to the CSB/SJU financial aid office. Complete for both the parent(s) and the student, if a return was filed.
To obtain a tax return transcript use one of the 2 methods described below:
Please note: If your FAFSA is selected for verification, your application will not be reviewed until the Data Retrieval process is completed or a tax return transcript is received.
College Of Saint Benedict
|Saint John's Univesity
Financial Aid Office
2850 Abbey Plaza
Collegeville, MN 56321
|(320) 363-5388||(320) 363-3664|
|Fax: (320) 363-6090||(320) 363-3102|
|email: firstname.lastname@example.org||email: email@example.com|