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FAFSA SAR Abbreviations

AAI – Adjusted Available Income

AI – Adjusted Income

APA – Asset Protection Allowance and Education Savings

ATI – Allowances Against Total Income

CAI – Contribution from Available Income

DNW – Discretionary Net Worth

EA – Employment Allowance

EFC – Expected Family Contribution

IPA – Income Protection Allowance

PC– Parents’ Contribution

PCA – Parents’ Contribution from Assets

SCA – Dependent Student’s Contribution from Assets

SIC – Dependent Student’s Income Contribution

STX – State and Other Tax Allowance

TI – Total Income

TPC – Total Parents’ Contribution

TSC – Total Student’s Contribution