If you have a senior in high school planning on attending college for the next school year, it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to pay for it. Barron Whited, an Agora Cyber Charter School Guidance Counselor, shares some tips to help your child get the financial aid they need.
How to Apply for Financial Aid
If your student is planning to attend college in the fall, then he or she should start applying for financial aid. With the cost of college continuously rising every year, it is vital to know what is available to help your child achieve his or her dreams. Here are some tips for parents and students on applying for financial aid:
1. Determine what Financial Aid is available
2. Collect Necessary Documents
3. Research Resources
4. Apply Early
5. Complete the FAFSA
Visit Barron’s website for more great information.