Idaho students should search for grants and scholarships from their schools and from private and public organizations to try to reduce the amount they borrow. They should also understand how to get federal and private loans from the Department of Education, Idaho banks, and national banks.

Our company receives compensation from partners seen on our website. Here's how we make money. Our research, news, ratings, and assessments are scrutinized using strict editorial integrity. Our editorial staff does not receive direction from advertisers on our website.