ERIC Number: ED458859
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Funding Your Education: 2002/2003.
Department of Education, Washington, DC. Student Financial Assistance.
This publication describes the student financial aid programs of the U.S. Department of Education and advises students about paying for college. It outlines things a student should ask about a college and how to obtain financial aid, whether grants, work-study, or loans. Chapters provide information on: (1) "Education after High School"; (2) "Paying Tuition and Other Costs"; (3) "Applying for Financial Aid"; (4) "Eligibility Criteria"; (5) "Important Deadlines"; (6) "Federal Pell Grants"; (7) "Campus-Based Aid Programs"; (8) "Stafford Loans"; (9) "PLUS Loans (Parent Loans)"; (10) "Stafford and PLUS Loan Questions"; (11) "Contacting Us"; (12) "Reducing the Cost of School"; and (13) "Taking the Next Step." (SLD)
Descriptors: College Students, Federal Aid, Financial Aid Applicants, Grants, Higher Education, 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).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC. Student Financial Assistance.
Note: For the prior year's version, see ED 446 682.