Information about paying for college

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Icanaffordcollege.com

We'd like to direct you to one of our favorite websites that breaks down the process of how FAFSA works. Although this site was created for the community college system, the process is still relevant, because FAFSA is accepted at other schools.

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Khan Academy

Getting into the college of your dreams is nice, but figuring out how to afford attending that college is even better! Learn how to navigate the financial aid process with guidance on everything from filling out the FAFSA to identifying high priority scholarships.

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LendEDU

The best way to pay for college is to plan as early as possible while taking advantage of free scholarship and grant money – and making sure that you don’t miss any deadlines.

Taking these 7 steps outlined in this useful guide from LendEDU will ensure you’re on the right path to funding college.

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COMET

Repaying student loans can be a significant hurdle, not only for grads but the economy as a whole. Here is a comprehensive statistical shapshot at the current state of student debt in the U.S. in 2018 – the challenges, trends, and a few encouraging indicators for the future.

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Free Application Federal Student Aid

We encourage every eligible student to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The link below will take you to the official FAFSA website, if you would like to dive right into the application.

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Local College financial aid offices


Any of these local campuses have dedicated financial-aid staff who are willing to help you through the financial aid process, even if you are not enrolled at their campus.