College Scholarships & Financial Aid
These links to resources are provided to help families through the process of figuring out how to pay for college. In many situations, this requires a combination of financial aid and scholarships.
Paying For College
HESC – New York State Higher Education Services Corporation.
Mefacounselor - This is a great resource for college financial planning.
FAFSA - This is the federal financial aid form which is required by colleges and universities.
FAFSA4Caster -will help you understand your options for paying for college.Provide some basic information and estimate your eligibility for federal student aid.
CSS Profile - The CSS/Financial Aid Profile is an additional financial aid form that is required by many private colleges and universities.
Financial Aid Information Page–This is a comprehensive compilation of financial aid information sponsored by the organization to which all college financial aid officers belong.
Fast Web - This fast web searchable database contains information on over 600,000 scholarships and it’s free.