Financial Aid - Getting Started
The financial aid process can feel overwhelming! It seems like every scholarship, grant and loan has different deadlines, requirements and processes…and it’s not always easy to figure out on your own. That’s where our Admissions Counselors and the Student Financial Services office come into play. Never hesitate to get in touch with us!
But there is a lot of great information out there that can be helpful as you start the process. We’ve compiled a few articles and links that we hope are helpful as you get started!
+ 10 Tips to filling out your 2012-2013 FAFSA - NASFAA
+ Quick Reference Guide —important financial aid dates (Fastweb.com)
+ Find Scholarships in Your Own Backyard (US News and World Report)
+ Mistakes to Avoid When Applying for Student Aid (NASFAA)
+ Tips for Completing the FAFSA (US Department of Education)
+ Net Price Calculator
+ Student Aid on the Web – student loan information (US Department of Education)
+ Understanding Grants and Loans (US Department of Education)
+ 7 Things You Need to Know About Private Scholarships (US News and World Report)
+ Top 10 Strategies to Maximize Your Aid Eligibility (FinAid.org)