How can I get financial aid if I want to go back to school full time?

Answer Fill out the FAFSA because you will get A LOT more money as an independent full time student. Also, schools use the FAFSA not only to determine your eligibility for federal funds, but also to deter... Read More »

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How many credits is a full-time student for financial aid eligibility?

To receive financial aid, a full-time credit load at a traditional university in spring or fall semesters is generally 12 credit hours or more, with 15 hours considered a full load. Summer semester... Read More »

What should I say in my appeal's letter to financial aid: I work full time and became burnt out?

Try to be as honest and forthright as possible. Having sat on appeals committees, I can tell you they will be left cold by excuses and anything even close to whining. The best thing to do is to out... Read More »

Re: Financial aid for school- I am a single mom, I want to go back to school.?

The people I've talked to make it sound absolutely impossible without going in debt with loans. The grants I've seen don't help much. However beware of the community colleges - and tiny ones - c... Read More »