FINANCIAL AID RESOURCES
The FAFSA stands for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
On this website you will find different tools to help you fill out the form and forecast your financial need.
FAFSA is free to complete. If a fee is required, you may be on the wrong website.
The FAFSA4caster will help you understand your options for paying for college.Provide some basic information and we'll estimate your eligibility for federal student aid.Your estimate will be shown in the "College Cost Worksheet" where you can also provide estimated amounts of other student aid and savings that can go towards your college education.
The College Scholarship Search Profile, known as the CSS Profile, is required by many private and some public colleges and universities (Georgia Tech, University of Michigan, UNC Chapel Hill) to determine eligibility for non-federal aid including institutional grants, loans and scholarships. Make sure you check with each school to see if the CSS Profile is available.
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SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH RESOURCES
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