What is financial aid for college?

Answer Financial aid is monetary assistance, either given or lent, to allow a student to pay for his college costs. Grants, scholarships, student loans and work-study programs provide the monetary means t... Read More »

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Hi people,how can i get financial help 4 a private college when i dont qualify 4 financial aid&my credit sucks?

1) Don't go to a private college then. If you can't afford it, then don't go. You can get just as great education from a state school.2) If you don't qualify for financial aid, talk to your school.... Read More »

I can transfer my financial aid award from my college to a community college i don't want enroll in 4 year C?

No, you cannot transfer FA directly to another school. The amounts and types of aid vary depending on a number of factors, including the cost to attend. If you are transferring to a community coll... Read More »

What can financial aid be used for in college?

Expenses for which college student financial aid can be used include tuition and fees, room and board, textbooks, supplies, transportation and loan fees, dependent care and some costs for eligible ... Read More »

What is the average amount of financial aid for college?

The average amount of financial aid for college is $11,500, which includes an average of $6,000 in grants. Financial aid loans must be repaid but grants are not repaid.References:Collegeboard: What... Read More »