Way to Pay

Don’t let the cost of college get in the way of your education. Starting with the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), your way to pay will likely be a combination of scholarships, grants, loans, savings and earnings. College is the best investment you’ll ever make in yourself. No matter who you are, you can find your way to pay. Your future is worth it.

Start finding your way to pay for college by exploring the resources below.

Financial Aid 101

  • FAFSA – Free Application for Federal Student Aid

    Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the first step in the financial aid process. You may download a FAFSA worksheet to help you work through the FAFSA application.

  • AIE – Adventures In Education

    AIE has college planning resources, financial aid information, career guidance, and money management tips to help families and students achieve their goals.

  • Tips on Filling Out the FAFSA

    Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can sometimes be tricky. The following pointers should help you through the process.

Free Money for College

College Loans

  • Borrowing for College: How Much Is Too Much?

    Before taking out huge student loans, take the time to calculate your likely future earnings and decide whether your salary after graduation will bear the weight of your student loan.

  • AIE – Adventures In Education

    AIE has college planning resources, financial aid information, career guidance, and money management tips to help families and students achieve their goals.

  • Loans to Help You Pay for College

    Learn about student loans to help you pay for college, including: federal student loans, private loans and more.

Saving for College