Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Commonly asked questions about FAFSA
Everything you need to know about borrowing for college
Use this contribution calculator to estimate how much your family will be expected to contribute, and gain insight into your financial aid eligibility.
This is the homepage of the U.S. Department of Education’s Direct Loan Program.
The Department of Education will provide more than $67 billion this year, about 70 percent of all student aid, to help millions of students and families pay for post-secondary education. If you’re exploring options for paying for college, see Find Aid. You’ll learn about the various kinds of financial aid (loans, grants, and work-study), how to apply, common myths, and more.
A comprehensive resource on student financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education. (Available in both English and Spanish)
The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid
A guide to the private colleges of Texas.
A guide to financial aid and scholarships for women.
Loan Alternatives: Ways to Pay for College