What Is Financial Aid?

If you need help paying for college or a career school, the office of Federal Student Aid can assist you with getting the money you need. Check out these resources and learn about grants, loans, and work-study jobs and how they can help fund your education.


FAFSA on the Web Worksheet

This worksheet will help you and your and parents gather the information you need to fill out the FAFSA online and anticipate the types of questions you’ll be asked. There’s also a great video that provides an overview of the FAFSA process.

Check out the FAFSA4Caster, which gives you a free early estimate of your eligibility for federal student aid. This information helps families plan ahead for college.


PSAT Study Guide

The redesigned PSAT/NMSQT and the PSAT 10 are tightly aligned with the rest of the tests in the SAT Suite of Assessments. Focusing on the content students learn in the classroom, they will reflect strong instruction—in math, English language arts, science, history, and social studies—and relate directly to the skills research shows are essential for college and career.