Fix student aid and FAFSA to help more students make better college decisions

Fix student aid and FAFSA to help more students make better college decisions

Apr 11, 2016 | No Comments

Next year, a federal reform will allow students to use income from two years before, called “prior-prior-year” income, in applying for student aid. This may seem like a minor change, but it has substantial implications for college access.

Financial Aid 101: Earlier FAFSA Provides More Time To Line Up Tuition

Financial Aid 101: Earlier FAFSA Provides More Time To Line Up Tuition

Feb 23, 2016 | No Comments

This year, students will find out how much money they’ll get from schools a lot earlier. That’s because the FAFSA can be submitted as early as October.

Why students missed out on $2.7 billion in financial aid last year

Why students missed out on $2.7 billion in financial aid last year

Jan 29, 2016 | No Comments

“High school graduates are passing up billions of dollars in free money to help them pay for college, a new analysis suggests.”

FAFSA Changes and Unintended Consequences

Oct 12, 2015 | No Comments

The Chronicle of Higher Education’s article on the Unintended Consequences of changes to the FAFSA is generating a lot of discussion.