Financial Aid

01
Jul
FAFSA Guide

It’s important for all college students to fill out a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Here's a look at who is eligible for federal aid, how to apply, important dates to watch out for, and what your next steps will be.

Posted in: Financial Aid, Student Loans,
01
Jul
DACA Financial Aid Options

If you're a DACA student, it may be hard to get student aid for college. Though your ineligibility for federal funds makes things more difficult, it is still possible to find money for school.

Posted in: Financial Aid, Student Loans,
01
Jul
Pell Grants: Amounts, Limits, & Eligibility

Pell Grants are need-based grants issued to students who demonstrate financial need to help pay for college. The annual maximum amount for the 2019-20 school year is $6,195 and students may only receive Pell Grants for 12 semesters.

Posted in: Financial Aid, Learn More,
01
Jul
Student Loans for Trade School

There are both federal and private student loans available to pay for trade school, as well as alternative options.

Posted in: Financial Aid, Student Loans,
01
Jul
How to Pay for Room and Board in College

If you need additional money to pay for room and board, you can look into applying for more financial aid, housing assistance grants and scholarships, or take out a student loan.

Posted in: Financial Aid, Scholarships, Student Loans,
01
Jul
Important FAFSA Deadlines for Financial Aid

The deadline to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, for the 2020 to 2021 school year is June 30, 2021.

Posted in: FAFSA (3), Financial Aid, Student Loans,
01
Jul
How to Pay for College if You Don’t Qualify for Federal Financial Aid

If you don't qualify for federal financial aid, you may be eligible for scholarships and grants, financial aid from your state or school, or private student loans.

Posted in: Financial Aid, Student Loans,
24
Jun
How to Pay for College: The Steps You Should Take

Paying for college is no easy task. Learn about the steps you should take and find resources that can help you along the way.

Posted in: Financial Aid, Scholarships, Student Loan Information, Student Loans,
23
Jun
The 50 Best College Financial Literacy Programs for 2020

For the fourth consecutive year, LendEDU has recognized 50 colleges around the country that have the best financial literacy programs for students.

Posted in: Financial Aid, Personal Finance, Reports,
09
Jun
Cost of College in the U.S. – Average Statistics & Institution-Specific Costs

A look at the average cost of college by school type and the sticker prices at 1,728 institutions throughout the U.S.

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