This self-paced, foundational program offers two-and-a-half hours of lively, engaging learning. It’s a comprehensive introduction to a subject that grows more important every day.
Financial Aid 101 includes seven easy-to-use learning modules packed with information on subjects like loans, grants, scholarships and work study available from public and private sources. The program features informative graphics and videos, as well as occasional quizzes to help you measure your progress.
Developed for entry-level professionals in either the counseling or admission field, this interactive course tackles the fundamental concepts and best practices on which you can build your professional knowledge base, expand your current skill set, and help further your career.
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Transfer students who are eligible for the Federal Pell Grant may use the NACAC Request for Transfer Admission Application Fee Waiver Form when applying to colleges. Send the form to the admission office at the school you are applying to. Applicants who are not eligible for a Pell Grant, but whose annual family income falls within the the form’s alternate income eligibility guidelines, may self-certify their eligibility.
Financial aid trainings and webinars
Speaker Mentor Directory, tools such as Financial Aid Night event kit, listing of professional development opportunities
This webinar will discuss the program’s vision and mission, the scholarships available to students, what students can expect in ROTC and methods for fostering future career success in military and civilian careers.
Week-long College Board conference about financial aid fundamentals, operations and service, October 2016 in Norwood, MA.’
Professional development webinars for NACAC members.
“Hear about the most important updates to the FAFSA from a representative of the Department of Education. Information and suggestions for working with your students and their parents during the financial aid process will be shared. This webinar was hosted by the College Board.”
Landing page providing latest data and information trends in student aid, tuition, and other expenses associated with attending college.
SREB’s Go Alliance Academy strives to increase the postsecondary success of all students by providing timely and relevant professional development to school counselors and by helping colleges of education transform the ways future counselors are trained.