Financial Aid and College Jump Start Presentation
Updated: Oct 16, 2019
Join us for a hands-on opportunity to get started on these important steps toward applying for college—bring a device and we will begin creating your accounts and profiles and get you organized and ready for this exciting year! We will cover the following areas and provide a template for organizing all usernames and passwords.
Video Recording of one of our live presentations: https://youtu.be/PmVDHBSVH1c
FAFSA: the Free Application for Federal Student Aid is a free application that must be completed by all students and parents seeking federal student aid
the College Scholarship Service Profile is an online application that is required at certain private colleges in addition to the FAFSA for college students to apply for non-federal financial aid.
Oregon Promise: a grant that helps to cover tuition costs at any Oregon community college for recent high school graduates
select from a catalog of over 500 scholarships with a single application
Common App: an undergraduate college admission application that applicants may use to apply to any of more than 800 member colleges and universities