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Your guide to smartly financing your education

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Getting a student loan or loans

    • Interested in getting federal funding to help pay for college? You’ll need to annually submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Direct Loan information
    • From the Department of Education, this website gives students information about Direct Loans, which are low-interest loans, and outlines the application process.
  • Financial aid
    • This website, by Federal Student Aid, gives students information about the various sources of financial aid available to help pay for college. The website has a helpful video to learn about grants, loans, and work-study jobs.
  • Federal Stafford Loans
    • With a low fixed interest rate, Federal Stafford Loans are an excellent and affordable student loan option.
  • Information about various types of student loans
    • From American Student Assistance, this website outlines the various types of student loans and explains eligibility, the loan limits, interest rates, and repayment terms.