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Time To Work On Your FAFSA

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2022-23 school year is available starting on October 1st. Many public state universities and private colleges and universities use the FAFSA to determine eligibility for financial aid. Submit your FAFSA … Continue reading

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Wrap It Up

Seniors, while you’re waiting to hear back about your applications think about the following:  Are your financial aid documents complete? If you’ve submitted your FAFSA, you should have received your Student Aid Report (SAR). Make sure it’s correct and respond to any … Continue reading

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Avoid FAFSA Mistakes

At the risk of sounding repetitive, we can’t stress enough how important it is to be on top of filing your FAFSA accurately and on time.  If you have not already done so, start working on your FAFSA now.  The US … Continue reading

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11 Common FAFSA Mistakes

We all know applying for financial aid is more challenging this year, especially if your school is not meeting in person. However, help is still available. Start by asking your counselor for a phone call or Skype/Zoom meeting. They can … Continue reading

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An Uncertain Admissions Season

The pandemic has turned this college admissions season upside down. While there is so much uncertainty facing high school seniors, please don’t let this stand in the way and stop you from submitting your applications in time for approaching deadlines. … Continue reading

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Apply For Financial Aid Tomorrow

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2021-22 school year is available starting tomorrow, October 1st. Given the impact of the pandemic on many families, demand for aid will be high. So, apply early to give yourself … Continue reading

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The Home Stretch

It’s hard to believe that it’s already March. College admissions decisions will soon be released anytime between now and April 1st. So, while are you are waiting for responses, here are a few more tasks to complete: Confirm that all … Continue reading

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The Most Common FAFSA Mistakes To Avoid

At the risk of sounding repetitive, we can’t stress enough how important it is to be on top of filing your FAFSA accurately and on time. If you haven’t already done so, The US Department of Education’s blog, HOMEROOM, has … Continue reading

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Filing Your FAFSA

Don’t miss the opportunity to apply for financial aid, you won’t know if you qualify unless you apply. Although the process can seem complicated and difficult to understand, getting organized and becoming familiar with what is required will help guide … Continue reading

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The FAFSA is Now Open

FAFSA(Free Application for Federal Student Aid) must be completed by all students who want to be considered for need-based and non-need-based federal and state aid programs.  Seniors who plan to begin college in 2020 should fill out the FAFSA starting … Continue reading

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