HOW TO PAY FOR SCHOOL
Local College financial aid offices
College 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. Visit each campus website below to learn more. We also have other financial aid resources and scholarship information for you to explore!
Free application federal student aid
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.
Other Information about paying for college
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.
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.
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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With over 24,000 scholarships on offer, you can be sure you’re not missing out on any opportunities for additional financial support. The SmartScholar team spends thousands of hours researching every important detail: award amount, deadline, eligibility, academic requirements, and anything else you need to know!