For more award information or document descriptions visit:

NASFAA Financial Aid Glossary

NASFAA Student Aid Program Summary

NASFAA Student Aid Tips for Unique Student Populations

NASFAA Student Reference Sheet


Resources:

TuitionPay - TuitionPay is a web site that helps you develop a monthly payment plan for tuition expenses.

Central Scholarship Bureau - Available last resort interest free loans, and a limited number of grants.

CSS Profile on line at the CollegeBoard -You must complete the CSS Profile Application online to apply for need-based institutional aid.

Collegeboard Financial Aid Calculators

Department of Education - The Department of Education has designed a new resource designed for students by students and addresses college challenges such as financial barriers, peer pressure, or lack of family support.

EducationPlanner - Provides students with the resources they need to plan their higher education.

FAFSA-File your Free Application for Federal Student Aid online 

FastWeb Scholarship Search

Federal Family Educational Loan Program Interest Rates Rates for 2008-2009.

FinAid Financial Aid Information Page

FinAid Calculator

Financial Aid Toolkit

How to Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid

How to Update FAFSA with IRS Data

National College Transition Network - This publication is geared towards financial planning for adult students intending to go to college.

National Student Loan Data System - Check your federal financial aid history.

Paymyway.org - Scholarship and internship information for student's sponsored through I-Fund.

Private College 529 Plan - Independent 529 Plan is the first prepaid 529 plan sponsored by private ("independent") colleges across the U.S. Prepay all or part of future private college tuition at less than today's prices with all the tax advantages of a 529. And, you can use your savings at more than 250 of the nation's leading private colleges -- including Goucher -- with more joining all the time.

Sallie Mae-Find scholarships opportunities

Scholarships for Average Students

Student Loan Process-How Does It Work?

Tax Breaks for Higher Education

Taxability of Certain Loan Forgiveness and Discharge Provisions

U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Department of Education's PIN Site - Obtain a Personal Identification Number (PIN) to file a FAFSA online without a signature.

Wired Scholar Family Contribution Calculator 

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