QuestionThere?s so much shorthand on the Student Aid Report (SAR). What do the acronyms stand for?
Below are a few terms you will encounter on your Student Aid Report (SAR), after submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
- EFC - Expected Family Contribution
- DNW - Discretionary Net Worth
- IPA - Income Protection Allowance
- PCA - Parents' Contribution from Assets
- PC - Parents' Contribution
- SIC - Dependent Student's Income Contribution