You are not alone if you are worried about the cost of college. Many students and their families struggle with concerns for how they will pay for college. Good news is that scholarships and other types of funding called "financial aid" are available, and accessing this funding  can go a long way to reduce or even remove the financial burden of attending college. Do not assume you cannot pursue higher education because of the cost. Do not get caught up in myths about college funding. Learn how financial aid can help you succeed in college with a sustainable source of funding to pay for college. 

For students who need the support,
financial aid is money that can help you pay for college.

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Here are four things every hopeful college student needs to know about financial aid: 

Next - review the types of funding, sources of funding, and how college's report their price.





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