Synopses & Reviews
A must-have book in todays economy, Getting Financial Aid 2013 is for parents and students challenged by the cost of college. The all-important FAFSA form is explained with step-by-step instructions, and the College Boards CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE® form is explained by the people who administer it. The guide includes information and advice from experts on how to apply for aid, plus easy-to-compare college profiles giving the “financial aid picture” for over 3,000 four-year and two-year colleges and technical schools. The guide also shows award amounts and scholarship requirements — no other directory has this level of detail. Completely revised to reflect current federal laws and college policies!
“This comprehensive guide explains the entire process from start to finish … The money you spend on this book may save thousands.”
— Living with Teenagers magazine
About the Author
The College Board is a not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. Founded in 1900, the College Board is composed of more than 5,700 schools, colleges, universities, and other educational organizations. Each year, the College Board serves 7 million students and their parents, 23,000 high schools, and 3,800 colleges through major programs and services in college readiness, college admission, guidance, assessment, financial aid, and enrollment. Among its widely recognized programs are the SAT®, the PSAT/NMSQT®, the Advanced Placement Program® (AP®), SpringBoard® and ACCUPLACER®. The College Board is committed to the principles of excellence and equity, and that commitment is embodied in all of its programs, services, activities, and concerns.