Financial Aid

Financial Aid Resources

Basic Overview of the FAFSA (word doc): Overview of FAFSA and Financial Aid

Finding Money for College (word doc): Funding for College

Tuition Fit (finding affordable colleges):  https://www.tuitionfit.org/

Department of Education:  http://www.ed.gov

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid): https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa 

FAFSA4caster:  https://fafsa.ed.gov/FAFSA/app/f4cForm

CSS Profile Overview: https://student.collegeboard.org/css-financial-aid-profile

CSS Profile - List of Participating Institutions:  https://profile.collegeboard.org/profile/ppi/participatingInstitutions.aspx

Parent vs Student Income & Assets: FAFSA Impact

https://www.quatromoney.com/blog/the-fafsa-view-on-parent-vs-student-income?utm_medium=email&_hsmi=101778974&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8P4jhyUn4Rl5j7MOBoCTHkZQlXPqMvzN5CNz63DwpYkjhYMK6nm82obF2JYJjVTxJ47Xo3MNY0C_zuTTEjkEpRE0xAv9C6Nia00N6BkpNubIwoy_k&utm_content=101778974&utm_source=hs_email

Comparing Financial Aid Packages:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/18JWSxt6IXf4pulNSu-DD5yGuRPkoFP6eLNtdxHfSIzo/edit?usp=sharing 

Obtaining In-State Residency at Out-of-State Public Universities

The link below provides a good summary of how residency is determined with direct links to college's websites explaining each school's residency requirements:

http://www.finaid.org/otheraid/stateresidency.phtml