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Understanding Financial Aid
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American Student Assistance - Guarantor in Federal Family Education Loan Program.

CSS/Financial Aid Profile - Use this online form to file for financial aid at selected competitive colleges, some of which require this in addition to the FAFSA.

FAFSA Online - Use this online form to file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

FastWeb (Free Financial Aid and Scholarship Search) - FastWeb is one of the largest and most complete scholarship search on the Internet. It provides access to a searchable database of more than 4000,000 private sector scholarships, fellowships, grants, and student loans available to students.

Federal Student Aid - The U.S. Department of Education's Federal Student Aid (FSA) is designed specifically for students, and provides details about the entire financial aid process, from considering which college to attend, to applying for aid, to repaying loans.

Federal Student Aid Gateway - This is the source for free information, guidance and tools for federal student assistance from the U.S. Department of Education's office of Federal Student Aid. The FAFSA4caster tool is available here.

Financial Aid Estimators - FinAid®'s custom calculators can help you figure out how much school will cost, how much you need to save, and how much aid you'll need.

Financial Aid Information - This page provides a free, comprehensive, independent and objective guide to student financial aid.

MEFA/Counselor (Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority) - MEFA/COUNSELOR is a resource for families who seek help in accessing credible information and guidance about how to make higher education affordable. The links will help facilitate the process of paying for college. This 'ONE STEP' site will enable families to apply for federal, state, and institutional financial aid; explore eligibility for thousands of private scholarships at no charge; calculate need using the current federal formula; apply for very low cost educational loans; begin monthly savings or tuition payment plans, and much more!

SallieMae - Financial services company offering comprehensive site with calculators for estimating costs. (One of the industry's most respected and comprehensive sources of financial aid resources for college.)

Scholarships4School - this free website is to provide students with the tools they need to make informed decisions about obtaining scholarships and other forms of financial aid.

Tuition Exchange - A scholarship program for families of college and university faculty and staff members.

Understanding the FAFSA

U.S. Department of Education Financial Assistance - The Student Guide 2011-2012.