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Online Financial Aid Resources

 

Net Price Calculator: Calculate what it may cost to send your child to college

http://collegecost.ed.gov/netpricecenter.aspx

http://netpricecalculator.collegeboard.org/

 

 

College Scorecard: View graduation rates, job placement rates, and other data to help determine quality of school

https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/

 

 

KnowHow2Go: Resource for information about college and financial aid in a student- friendly format.

www.knowhow2go.org

 

 

PHEAA (Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency) resources

www.educationplanner.org

www.mysmartborrowing.org

State Grant application:

http://www.pheaa.org/funding-opportunities/state-grant-program/index.shtml

Other state grant/scholarship programs:

 www.pheaa.org/funding-opportunities

 

 

Federal Financial aid: www.ed.gov

FAFSA: www.fafsa.ed.gov   

FAFSA4caster (estimator tool)

https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa/estimate  

Federal grants/scholarships:

http://studentaid.ed.gov/types/grants-scholarships

 

 

Scholarships:

Scholarship pages of the individual schools where you are applying

National Scholarship databases:

www.fastweb.com

www.cappex.com

www.goodcall.com/scholarships

 

 

Be sure to check out this Student Financial Aid Planning video produced by PHEAA