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While it might be getting warmer, that doesn't mean money is going to start growing on trees! This sad truth hurts me as much as it does you, but don't fear, financial aid is here! Summer financial aid is similar to other forms of financial aid, in that the summer financial aid deadline varies between states and even varies between colleges. For example, if I were a resident of Pennsylvania applying for 2011-2012 financial aid, I could go to http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/deadlines.htm and select "Pennsylvania" for my legal residence and "2011-2012" for what school year I'm applying for student aid. Even though this… Read more here!
Financial aid isn't only available for the standard fall to spring school year. Many people choose to take classes over the summer to ease their load during the school year or to make up for classes that they may not have done so well in during the year. Taking classes over the summer can also push up your graduation date by adding on the credits. Whatever the reason, summer financial aid is available for these programs, too. Before applying for summer financial aid programs, make sure you have completed the FAFSA. This will determine the amount of federal government aid… Read more here!
Summer rolls around and it’s time for the beach, hanging by the pool, a summer job or even summer classes. Some students use the summer session as an opportunity to get ahead or get caught up. While class during the summer may not seem ideal, it can be a great opportunity. However, with this opportunity comes with a large price tag. Fortunately, you can apply for financial aid for the summer session. Here are a few tips to get the most out of your summer: Make sure you have filled out a FAFSA for the appropriate academic year. Contact your… Read more here!