Signing up for an FSA ID is quick and easy. Follow these steps to sign up for an FSA ID:

 

  1. Go to https://fsaid.ed.gov/

  2. Click on Create an FSA ID
    Create an FSA ID

















  3. Enter your e-mail address, a new username between 6 and 30 characters (no special characters), a new password between 8 and 30 characters (containing at least one number, one upper case letter, one lowercase letter, and one special character) and select your age group.
    Enter email address, username and password

  4. Enter your Social Security Number, Date of Birth, Fir name, Middle Initial and Last Name.
    Enter SSN, birthdate and name

  5. If you previously had a FAFSA PIN you will be asked to link it to your FSA ID. Enter your FAFSA PIN here or click Continue without PIN.
    Enter old FAFSA PIN

  6. Complete your profile information and then click continue.
    Enter personal information

  7. Complete the 5 security questions.
    Enter security questions

  8. Review all of the information have entered. Then read the Terms and Conditions. If you agree to them, check the certification check box and click Continue.
    Accept Terms and Conditions

  9. After agreeing to the Terms and Conditions you will receive an email with a secure code. Enter the secure code and click Continue.
    Enter secure code

  10. Congratulations! At this point you have created your FSA ID.
    FSA ID created