The first step in finding financial aid is to meet with the guidance counselor and see what recommendations they have.
I have been thinking about college planning this week! Because….
How do you plan to pay for college?
This was the first program available to offer any kind of a tax break for parents trying to save for college but now there are better alternatives available.
Jack Wilson, President of UMASS, discusses the expansion of financial aid available for UMASS students due to the success of UMASS online and UMASS Law School.
Eileen O’Leary, Assistant VP of Financial Aid at Stonehill College, discusses how colleges determine awarding Merit Aid Scholarships and how decisions in Congress will affect the future of Pell Grants.
Kim Clark, Senior Writer for Money Magazine, breaks down how a family can afford to pay for college as well as her article, Six Steps in Beating the Shortage of Financial Aid in US News & World Report
Dee Lee, discusses how and why students should take on responsibility of college costs
What websites are most clear, objective and helpful to learn about financial aid?
Q&A with the audience and panel: Is the cost of private high school worth it? And, what are colleges doing to keep the costs down each year?