Next Gen FSA – Retirement of Website (EA ID: GENERAL-21-24)

Federal Student Aid
Next Gen FSA – Retirement of Website (EA ID: GENERAL-21-24)

The FSA ID is a username and password that gives students, parents, and borrowers access to many of Federal Student Aid’s online tools and systems, including the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form, the Master Promissory Note, and loan counseling.

Previously, some students, parents, and borrowers visited to create and manage their FSA IDs. Since the launch of the enhanced in 2019 and the addition of new functionality to the myStudentAid mobile app, most customers create and manage FSA IDs using these newer platforms.

On April 25, 2021, the website will be retired and legacy website links will be redirected to The automatic redirects will be in place for at least one year.

If you have bookmarked this website or included in any web, print, or digital communications, please update your communications to reflect the new website link,, as appropriate.