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    Tips for Students: Hunting for College Money
    Tips for Students: Hunting for College Money All right, so now you've been looking at colleges and you probably know where you want to apply. You might be nervous if you're applying to some expensive schools, but don't worry – there is financial...
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    Financial Aid Milestones
    Financial Aid MilestonesHere's a list of the key steps you'll have to take in applying for financial aid. The timing we suggest here is approximate, and you should check with each of the schools where you're applying to ensure that it doesn't hav...
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    Finding Money for College
    Finding Money for CollegeExperts report that many colleges are so concerned about declining student enrollments (down 13.5 percent from 1975), that they are willing to negotiate financial arrangements. To aid in this process, we offer the followi...
    Lynn McBrien
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    Non-U.S. Citizens and College Financial Aid
    There may be a way for non-U.S. citizens to get financial aid for college. ...
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    Workshops for Parents of High-School Students
    Here are some parent workshop ideas and some advice for the parents of high-school students. Learn how to find training in college prep, financial aid, at-home motivation, reading, and more. ...
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    Financial Aid and FAFSA
    Financial Aid and FAFSABrought to you by the American School Counselor Association The first step in the financial aid process is to file the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Hopefully, you've read up on the FAFSA and its impor...
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    Top 6 Financial Aid Questions
    Top 6 Financial Aid QuestionsHere are answers to some of the most common questions people ask about financial aid.  Are a student's chances of being admitted to a college reduced if the student applies for financial aid?How does the financial a...
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    Seven Questions To Ask the Financial Aid Officer
    Seven Questions To Ask the Financial Aid OfficerA firsthand lookCollege visits are one of the most important steps in the process towards college selection. Too often, however, they consist of a student-guided tour that is carefully planned and s...
    Eric Goodhart