Financial Aid Links

Americorps

http://www.americorps.gov/
This site provides information about the Americorps and programs through the Corporation of National and Community Service.

Connecticut Office of Higher Education

http://www.ctdhe.org
This site provides an overview of major sources of financial aid for Connecticut students, as well as links to state and national sources of student financial aid.

FAFSA on the Web

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov
This site provides opportunities to complete the FAFSA online, make corrections, or check the status of the FAFSA.

Federal Student Aid

https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/
This site contains information, guidance and tools for federal student assistance from the U.S. Department of Education’s office of Federal Student Aid.

Federal Trade Commission

http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/scholarship
This site provides information on scholarship scams and how to avoid them.

Financial Aid Information Page

http://www.finaid.org
This site provides a free, comprehensive, independent, and objective guide to student financial aid. It also provides links to a variety of scholarship searches.

The Internet Guide to 529 Plans

http://www.savingforcollege.com
This site provides information on the various college savings plans offered by different states.

The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators

http://www.nasfaa.org/
This site provides general financial aid information for students and parents.

National Student Loan Data System

http://nslds.ed.gov
This site maintains a record of the loans a student has borrowed.

Student Loans

https://studentloans.gov/myDirectLoan/index.action
This site contains information, guidance and tools for accepting the terms and conditions of Federal student loans.