How long and how hard is it to accomplish the financial aid forms? And, generally, what are the financial aid forms needed to be accomplished?

The CSS form, which most US colleges require for financial aid consideration, can take a while to fill out. It's not so much difficult as it is tedious - you are asked for detailed information regarding your family's financial status. They ask for information such as parents' income, yearly expenses, financial history, etc. For most people, they have to sit down with their parents to fill it out.

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