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Guide To Financial Aid For Online Colleges
Financial aid can help make college more affordable for online students. Here, we outline what you need to know about financial aid.
Merit-Based vs. Need-Based Financial Aid
Learners often need help understanding financial aid applications. This guide explains the difference between merit-based and need-based financial aid. Students may qualify for one or both aid types. Merit-based scholarship...
What Documents Do I Need to Apply for Financial Aid?
Students can begin their financial aid search by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form. The federal government uses information provided in this form to determine students'...
Getting to Know Your Financial Aid Office
College costs continue to rise. So does the number of students who receive financial aid. In 2020, used financial aid to pay for their degree. The federal government alone distributes...
Financial Aid for STEM Education
Scholarships & Other Resources to Help You Pay for a STEM Degree Careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics continue to be among the most in-demand and highest-paying available but earning the required degree to qualify for these careers can be expensive. Fortunately, there are a lot of financial aid opportunities available for students interested in a […]
Scholarships and Financial Aid for Minority Students
Many career paths now require a college degree, but obtaining one costs more than ever. Tuition rates have increased steadily throughout the 21st century, now averaging more than $17,000 annually at public colleges. For students looking to reduce their total tuition expenses, scholarships offer a valuable source of funding. They also provide financial assistance with […]
A Financial Aid Counselor Discusses Paying for College
Financial aid counselors can help students understand their financial aid award and assist them in paying for college. Here, we interview a financial aid counselor on their top tips for...
Guide to Financial Aid and Scholarships
Financial aid and scholarships can help make college more affordable. Here, we outline what you need to know about financial aid.
Do I Have to Accept All the Loans in My Financial Aid Package?
The federal government offers students financial aid based on the financial profile that students provide on . Many students wonder, "Do I have to use all my financial aid loans?"...
Do I Have to Pay Taxes on My Financial Aid? And Other Financial Aid Questions
Do you need to pay taxes on financial aid? How will home equity or capital gains affect financial aid? And what does financial aid cover? This guide answers your financial...