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Paying for College

Preparing to pay for college can be a daunting task.  Please utilize the resources below and see your counselor for additional information.

2017-18 Financial Aid Presentation from PHEAA:
Financial Aid Night 2017-18

There are numerous scholarships available to students….the trick is finding them! All local scholarships can be found via the link below.  This list will be updated as scholarships arrive for the 2017-2018 school year. The same list can also be found on the bulletin board outside of the School Counseling offices.  New scholarships will also be advertised on the daily announcements.

Local Scholarships for 2017-2018

Scholarship Search List from PHEAA Presentation

Be sure to check out the Financial Aid tab in your Career Cruising account as well. If you have questions on how to access your account, please reach out to your counselor.

FASFA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

Students planning to attend college in the Fall of 2018 must complete the FASFA form online.  This form will not be available until October 1st, 2017.  Please click the link below to view the PowerPoint presentation on filling out the FASFA, courtesy of Dan Wray of PHEAA.

2018-19 FAFSA Screen Shot Presentation

 

Although applying for Financial Aid can feel insurmountable, there are a lot of resources available online to help make the process easier. Click on Student Aid Online Resources for a list of helpful websites and resources. 

 

 

 

Resources to help students explore career options, colleges and financial aid opportunities.

Explanation of various grants, scholarships and loans available to students and parents.