Information from the Maryland Higher Education Commission on choosing schools, paying for college and Maryland specific scholarship.
Federal Student Aid. Interactive resources about the following topics: Prepare for College, Types of Aid, Who Gets Aid, FASFA: Apply for Aid, and Repay Your Loans.
Financial Aid Toolkit. Consolidates financial aid resources into a searchable online database, making it easy to quickly access the information needed to support students and their families. The searchable library provides information covering the entire financial aid life cycle from applying for financial aid to repaying loans and includes items such as financial aid presentations, brochures, videos, and sample tweets and Facebook posts. It also offers training opportunities and resources for self instruction.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Complete the FAFSA application online in order to learn about the personalized financial aid options for you. Also see Filling Out the FAFSA for tips on the process.
Federal Versus Private Loans. Provides information about different types of student loans and offers a comparison of Federal loans and Private loans.
National Student Loan Data System. The US Department of Education’s centralized portal for borrowers to find information about all of their federal student loans and grants, such as amount owed and loan servicer.
Student Loan Information.
Student Borrower Assistance Project. Resources about student loans, with an emphasis on helping borrowers who have fallen behind on their loans.