From the HS Guidance Office -- College Preparation
Websites to Explore:
SCHOLARSHIPS & FINANCIAL AID
Lots of info. for parents about paying for college
A user-friendly introduction to the world of financial aid for college
FAFSA on the web.
College information, scholarships, financial aid, applications.
Financial aid and scholarship search.
Scholarship FAQs, loan information, a scholarship search.
Info. on federal student aid from the Dept. of Ed.
Education / tax information for students.
Scholarship search, financial aid.
Links to various scholarship resources.
Directory of colleges, scholarships and financial aid.
College, financial aid and application information.
Both a college and a scholarship search site.
College directory, financial aid links, career links.
Colleges listed by state plus links to a variety of scholarship info and online degrees.
Scholarship and loan information as well as planning resources.
Search and register for scholarship information.
You need to start planning for college expenses early, and Saving for College.
U.S. Department of Education financial aid information.
Ideas on how to save for a college education.
Planning for college by Sallie Mae.
College searches, scholarship searches.
U.S. government’s school loan consolidation information source.
National Student Loan data system.
National website of college financial aid administrators
Colleges across the nation & their merit based scholarships.
At Adventures in Education you will find financial aid timelines and answers to frequently asked college-planning questions.
Learn the difference between grants, loans and scholarships.
Learn how to save for college, and what to do if your savings won’t cover tuition.
Scholarship search engine
Websites to Explore:
2- & 4-YEAR COLLEGES
Peterson publication’s guide to everything about schools.
All kinds of ACT test and prep information.
ACT news plus college planning, career planning, financial aid, test prep information.
All kinds of College Board (SAT, AP, PSAT) information.
Test preparation and college information.
College search engine.
Selecting a college major.
Explore over 130 career fields with training options.
Virtual tours of selected college campuses.
General college information.
Minnesota state colleges and universities.
Educational opportunities in Minnesota.
Information on the Wisconsin State University System.
College information across the U.S.
Common application for multiple colleges.
College planning guide.
Planning site from the American Council on Education.
Site developed by the Iowa College Student Aid Commission. (access to CHOICES)
Search engine for many colleges’ home pages.
Provides link to hundreds of 4-year college websites.
Comparisons and rankings of colleges.
Lots of updated and related information to finding the perfect college for you.
A college planning resource directory.
Answers the college questions: Why go? What to do? How to pay?
A guide to explore college majors.
search for a college
find a college, explore careers
National Center for Education Statistics college navigator
find your best deal for college
find a college