The list below includes all the information you need to fill out your financial aid forms online. You also can check the Financial Aid Tab on the  Application Status Page to see which items are needed to complete your financial aid application.


  1. Lafayette’s number: 2361
  2. Credit card: The Profile and one college report costs $25
  3. Your personal information, including your Social Security number
  4. Type of tax return you and your parents will file for 2017 (e.g., 1040, 1040EZ, foreign return)
  5. If your parents receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) aid or Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  6. Your parents’ housing status (i.e. own, rent) along with current home value and mortgage debt


  1. Lafayette’s code: 003284
  2. Your Social Security number
  3. Your driver’s license
  4. 2017 W-2 forms and IRS 1040, 1040A, 1040 EZ
  5. 2017 untaxed income records for you and your parents, such as veterans noneducation benefit records, child support received, and worker’s compensation
  6. Current bank statements
  7. Current business and investment mortgage information, business and farm records, stock, bond, and other investment records


  1. 2017 tax documents
  2. Sign in to IDOC using any two of the following: IDOC ID, your birthday, your Social Security number
  3. IDOC will tell you what documents you need to submit