An Inside Look at Qualifying for Financial Aid
A presentation built to help you understand the complexities of financial aid and familiarize you with the primary rules governing the financial aid process, how to form accurate expectations of how much aid your child will get and what you will be expected to pay for college, and how to best position your child to qualify for more aid.
Highlights of the presentation include:
- A closer look at "EFC" and what a family is expected to pay for college
- Sources of financial aid
- Ways to maximize aid
- Types of college savings vehicles
- The best way for grandparents to help without jeopardizing need-based aid