Resources

 

General Information

FAFSA - www.fafsa.ed.gov
File FAFSA over the Internet, Q&A section, check on status of your FAFSA, Privacy Act information

Student Loans.gov - https://studentloans.gov/myDirectLoan/index.action - Manage student loans, complete Entrance Counseling, complete the Master Promissory Note  

College Quest - www.collegequest.com
Peterson's College Quest provides hunting tips, financial aid options and how to apply for college online

Checklists for Academic and Financial Preparation - click here

Career Search - click here

Budget Calculator - click here

Financial Aid Glossary - click here

The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio - www.appalachianohio.org
The foundation is now accepting applications for the Ariana R. Ulloa Scholarship. Scholarship applications are available at the guidance offices of Hocking College, Ohio University, the Foundation's office and website. Completed applications must be received by 4:00 p.m., May 15, 2006, at the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio, PO Box 456, Nelsonville, OH 45764. Scholarship recipients(s) will be announced after June 5, 2006. For more information please call (740) 753-1111 or visit the above website.

Informational Resources

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators - www.nasfaa.org
Financial Aid information for students, parents and counselors. Provides publication information and links to other helpful websites.

College Board - www.collegeboard.org
Information for students, parents and counselors. Apply for college.

Direct Student Loans Website - www.studentloans.gov
Information on borrowing, planning and repayment.

National Student Loan Data System - www.nslds.ed.gov
Find student loans, deferment made easy, and relevant contact information.

Selective Service - www.sss.gov
Register for Selective Service, find Sel. Service #, draft information, etc

Scholarship Search Engines

Other Sites

Easy Access for Students & Institutions - www.easi.ed.gov
Resources for education beyond high school; 4-step planning process helps students plan, apply, receive and repay for college

ACT - www.act.org
Register for the ACT online, check test dates/locations, test preparation and college planning.

Cash for College - www.finaid.org
Learn about loans, scholarships, military aid, & other aid. Provides application guide, Q&A, calculators and free scholarship search.

College Is Possible - www.collegeispossible.org
Learn how to prepare, choose and pay for the right college for you!

Ohio National Guard - www.ohionationalguard.com
ONG will pay 100% tuition at state university and other exciting benefits.

Ohio Voter Registration - http://www.sos.state.oh.us/
Information on how to register as an Ohio voter.

U.S. Army - www.goarmy.com
Up to $26,500 for college through the new 2 year enlistment option. Provides contact information.

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