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UNDERSTANDING FINANCIAL AID

Are you clueless about the financial aid process? Here are some great tools to help you understand how financial aid works.

Financial Aid Vocabulary Some basic terminology to explain what those financial aid terms mean
EFC (Expected Family Contribution) Expected Family Contribution has a huge impact on the types of federal funding you can receive in your financial aid package. This document explains what EFC is and how it is calculated.
Types of Federal Student Aid The most common sources of federal funding available
Avoid Scholarship Scams Looking for a scholarship can be challenging. Here are some common things to look for to avoid a scam.
Scholarships & Summer Programs A list of scholarships and summer programs from some reputable sources.
CashCourse Want to live off campus? Saving up for a computer? Do you need help setting up a budget or figuring out if you can afford it? CashCourse can help you with that and much more!

 

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