Links

Financial Aid Information

Cal Grants
Information about the Cal Grant program in California including links to other sites.
calgrants.org

FAFSA
Provides the online application on the web.
fafsa.ed.gov

Federal Student Aid at a Glance
studentaid.ed.gov

Federal Student Aid Information for Counselors
Online source of federal student aid information to help students and parents plan and prepare for college, career and trade school.
fsa4counselors.ed.gov

FinAid!
The SmartStudentTM Guide to Financial Aid.
www.finaid.org

Financial Aid (ED.gov)
The U.S. Department of Education (ED) will provide over $100 billion annually, about 60 percent of all student aid, to help millions of students and families pay for postsecondary education.
www2.ed.gov

Student Aid Alliance
The Student Aid Alliance supports a package of proven student aid programs to help students achieve their higher education goals without excessive debt.
studentaidalliance.org

Student Aid on the Web
Source for free information from the U.S Deparment of Education on preparing for and funding education beyond high school.
studentaid.ed.gov

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)
NASFAA is the largest postsecondary education association with institutional membership in Washington, D.C., and the only national association with a primary focus on student aid legislation, regulatory analysis, and training for financial aid administrators in all sectors of post-secondary education.
nasfaa.org

California Dream Act
Information about the California Dream Act and is the portal for the California Dream Act Application for financial aid.
csac.ca.gov

California Cash for College
List of available free Cash for College workshops in your area where you and your parents can get help filling out the FAFSA. You may even win an additional $1,000 scholarship at a Cash for College
workshop.
calgrants.org

icanaffordcollege.com
Information on California Community Colleges and other kinds of financial aid.
icanaffordcollege.com

CA Student Aid Commission
Vast amount of information on Cal Grants and other programs available through the California Student Aid Commission.
csac.ca.gov

ECMC
General information about financing for college and managing a student loan.
ecmc.org

California Chafee Grant for Foster Youth
Information on exciting financial opportunities for foster youth and former foster youth.
chafee.csac.ca.gov

SCHOLARSHARE
Valuable information about college savings opportunities.
scholarshare.com

going2college
Learn about college and financial aid resources available in each state.
going2college.org

Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Scholarship directory for latino students.
latinocollegedollars.org

Health Jobs Start Here
Healthcare employment opportunities that could be a right fit for you.
healthjobsstarthere.com

fastweb.com
Scholarship Website
fastweb.com

latinocollegedollars.org
Scholarships for Latinos
latinocollegedollars.org

ci.csun.edu
Local Scholarship Information
ci.csun.edu

jobsearch.com
Career Assistance and On-Line Tests
jobsearch.com

collegeview.com
Career Assistance and On-Line Tests
collegeview.com

College Admission Information

CSU Mentor
Provides information about the entire Cal State University system in California including online application and access to other sources.
csumentor.edu

The California State University
From the office of the Chancellor.
calstate.edu

Early Assessment Program
Provides information about the different opportunities offered through early assessment at the CSU.
calstate.edu

UC Application Online
Apply for the University of California online.
universityofcalifornia.edu

Online UC Personal Statement Tutorial
Good resource to provide to students who want to know more about the personal statement.
ucgateways.org

UC Office of the President
Provides general information for students and counselors. Very resourceful site.
universityofcalifornia.edu

wue.wiche.edu
Out-of-State schools without out of state tuition
wue.wiche.edu

Educational Links

ACT Test Dates
ACT U.S.test dates for the 2010-2011 academic year. Test dates for future academic years are available.
actstudent.org

SAT Test Dates
U.S. / International SAT and SAT Subject test dates are displayed. Test registration and other important information is available.
collegeboard.com

The Common Application
Providing and processing online and in print applications to any of its 414 Common Application members.
app.commonapp.org

Fast Web
Financial Aid Site – Assisting students locate various forms of financial assistance through online searches.
fastweb.com

Why Go To College?
Planning resources and reasons for applying to college.
actstudent.org

5 Key Skills for Academic Success
Tips for parents to help their children meet academic success.
yahooed.greatschools.net

Know How 2 Go
Interactive website that prepares students, at different grade levels, plan for college.
knowhow2go.org

First In The Family
Resources available resources for first generation college applicants.
firstinthefamily.org

college.gov
Advocating college advancement to the Spanish speaking community.
college.gov