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All, Financial Fit

Understanding College Financial Aid Awards

If you submitted financial aid applications (FAFSA and possibly the CSS Profile) along with college applications, then acceptances may come with financial aid awards. Sometimes colleges mail an actual letter, but they might also be in a section of the student’s application portal for each college. Financial aid includes grants (gift aid that doesn’t have… Continue reading Understanding College Financial Aid Awards

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Financial Fit, Military

ROTC Scholarship Board Dates 2022-23

Students often ask when they should submit their ROTC scholarship applications.  The short answer is to submit a strong and application early enough to be competitive when there are still many scholarships available. For many students, that means they need to be ready to submit complete packages by the beginning of October senior year. For… Continue reading ROTC Scholarship Board Dates 2022-23

Learn about FAFSA and how it can help pay for college
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Learn About FAFSA

If you have a high school student, you might see articles each fall about FAFSA. Maybe you're wondering if you need to be worried about it. Maybe you are just wondering, "What is FAFSA?" Read on to learn about FAFSA, why it matters, and where to get help completing it. What Is the FAFSA? FAFSA… Continue reading Learn About FAFSA