ERIC Number: ED458858
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
The Student Guide: Financial Aid, 2002-2003.
Department of Education, Washington, DC. Student Financial Assistance.
This publication explains what federal student financial aid is and what types of student aid are available. The introductory section, "Student Aid at a Glance," presents information about what student aid is, who gets it, and how to get it. The second section discusses "Finding out about Student Aid." The next section provides general information about student aid, including eligibility, need, applying, and other details. The fourth section describes the types of student aid available, and the final section outlines student rights and responsibilities. A glossary of "Important Terms" is included. (SLD)
Descriptors: Federal Aid, Grants, Higher Education, Loan Repayment, Paying for College, Student Financial Aid, Student Loan Programs, Work Study Programs
Federal Student Aid Information Center, P.O. Box 84, Washington, DC 20044-0084. Tel: 800-433-3243 (Toll Free). For full text: http://www.ed.gov/prog_info/SFA/StudentGuide.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC. Student Financial Assistance.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Federal Direct PLUS Loan Program; Pell Grant Program; Perkins Loan Program; Stafford Student Loan Program