College Board: CSS Profile

CSS Profile™ is free for families making up to $100,000 a year. By filling out the CSS Profile application, students can apply online for institutional aid at hundreds of colleges, universities, professional schools, and scholarship programs.

Domestic undergraduate applicants may submit the CSS Profile for free if:

  • Family adjusted gross income is under $100,000
  • The student qualified for an SAT fee waiver
  • The student is an orphan or ward of the court under the age of 24