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Required Financial Aid Forms

When applying for financial aid, the number and complexity of the required financial aid forms varies by school. As a general rule, private schools typically require more in the way of financial aid forms, including a CSS/Financial Aid Profile, which is administered by College Board. These additional and more complex forms are meant to more accurately uncover the total income and assets of the student and his/her parents (if dependent).The problem typically comes when you are applying to multiple schools and therefore must fill out a wide-range of financial aid forms. While the two primary forms are standardized (the FAFSA… Read more here!

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School Aid Is Finally Here!

The much anticipated School Aid is finally here! He touched down this weekend on the University of Pittsburgh campus to help students manage their financial aid difficulties. Check out this financial aid genius in action:In case you don't remember School Aid's much older cousin, check out the Kool-Aid video below:For more information, check out Read more here!

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