The financial aid process can be intimidating and difficult to navigate. Here are places you can go that should make the process a little simpler.
"And my God will meet all your needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus." (Phillipians 4:19)
Financial Aid in Three Steps
This form is a good starting point and will give you what you need to know about the financial aid process.
Search for Scholarships
Search this database for over a million different scholarships across the country.
Seniors and their parents should not begin the FAFSA until January of the senior year. Parents and students will need a PIN# ahead of time in order to provide an electronic signature.
The CSS Profile Fin. Aid Form
The CSS Profile is used in addition to the FAFSA. You can begin the Profile application Oct. 1. The Profile is used by a some private schools, but not all. Some colleges have their own forms so it is best to check with the financial aid office of the schools you're applying to find out what forms they require.
Finaid FA Website
This is a comprehensive website with valuable financial aid information.
US Government Web Page
Learn about loans, government grants and much more information.