About Wyatt

Your FAFSA questions answered. Anytime. Anywhere.

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Wyatt avatar with graduation cap inside phone screenFAFSA questions?I’m here to help!

The FAFSA is your gateway to college — and Wyatt is your gateway to the FAFSA.

Wyatt is a digital FAFSA advisor, created to help students complete their application so they can get help paying for college. Fully responsive, free to use, and available 24/7, Wyatt can text helpful reminders and answer all your FAFSA questions.

Wyatt chatbot example text conversationWhen is the FAFSA due?Once the FAFSA is open in December 2023, we recommend filling it out as soon as possible! Each state and college has its own deadline and many are in early 2024. Usually, the college deadline is the earliest and some award aid on a first-come first-serve basis. Check out your state deadlines here: https://studentaid.gov/apply-for-aid/fafsa/fafsa-deadlines.What else can I help you with?Nothing for now, thanks Wyatt!Thanks for chatting! Reply here if you need anything else.

In 2022, students who didn’t complete the FAFSA left nearly $3.6 billion on the table.

Benefits Data Trust (BDT) launched Wyatt in 2019 to help incoming college students navigate the FAFSA from beginning to end, so they can get more help paying for college.

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Wyatt's impact

30,000+ students

have used Wyatt to complete the FAFSA

Nearly $40 million

in federal grant aid unlocked for students using Wyatt

Wyatt works.

Wyatt can boost FAFSA completion among students across the board.

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34% increase

in FAFSA completion among low-income students

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3 in 4 students

signing up to use Wyatt will text at least once for help with the FAFSA

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84% of students

who describe their experience using Wyatt as “good” or “excellent”

How Wyatt can help you get the FAFSA done

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Sign up to receive text updates from Wyatt.

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Wyatt will text you within the hour to help you get started.

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Wyatt will send bi-weekly text reminders until you submit the FAFSA.

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Students can text their FAFSA questions to Wyatt anytime, day or night, and get the answers they need.