October is here, and we all know what that means... it's FAFSA season! College students all over the country will be filling out the ubiquitous form for federal financial aid, but this year has an added twist: a new meme where young people threaten to snitch on each other to FAFSA for their spending habits.
Students may fill out their FAFSA forms...
REMINDER: today is the first day you can apply for federal financial aid for college or grad school. Many schools h… https://t.co/XTW2UbobTg— Doug Jones (@Doug Jones)1538403134.0
...but FAFSA may also be collecting reports from these Twitter turncoats!
i’m telling FAFSA y’all submitting ur applications through a $1000 macbook— cherrish (@cherrish)1538371306.0
I’m telling Fafsa y’all were at Drakes concert— Giovanni Grimaldo (@Giovanni Grimaldo)1538277192.0
I’m telling FAFSA you just purchased your EDC tickets— Rocha 🍬 (@Rocha 🍬)1538157964.0
We all should have been saving this money for college.
I’m telling FAFSA that y’all get lash extensions every week— -A (@-A)1538350750.0
I’m telling FAFSA y’all skip lunch to get Chick Fil-A everyday— blayton (@blayton)1538404205.0
Once one person threatens to rat others out to FAFSA, it starts a chain reaction of snitching.
i’m telling FAFSA y’all out here buying da iphone xs max— ➗ (@➗)1538334301.0
I’m telling FAFSA y’all are going to Mexico in December— eli ✨ (@eli ✨)1538375660.0
Some expenditures were more worth it than others...
I’m telling FAFSA you guys are spending your refund money on tattoos.— Joji (@Joji)1538368019.0
i’m telling fafsa y’all have yeti cups— nick (@nick)1538360801.0
i’m telling FAFSA yall have supreme fanny packs— honeybaby (@honeybaby)1538258469.0
Throughout this whole process, the financial aid agency is surely taking detailed notes.
I’m telling FAFSA y’all got “I just prefer Starbucks over Dunkin” money— Tired Papi 🇩🇴 (@Tired Papi 🇩🇴)1538161132.0
I’m telling fafsa y’all ordering appetizers— Strinkta (@Strinkta)1538336393.0
keep seeing all these “i’m telling fafsa y’all got “ tweets tell fafsa i ain’t got shit— marcial (@marcial)1538327610.0
Apparently, they received so many tips that FAFSA had to temporarily shut down. Hopefully, by the time they've come back online, this meme will have ended. Students need that financial aid for... things.
We are still processing applications while working to fix issues that some users are encountering. We’ll provide up… https://t.co/ti3s8cfEms— Federal Student Aid (@Federal Student Aid)1538406614.0