Financial Aid Help for First-Gen College Students

Financial Aid Help for First-Gen College Students

Navigating the waters of college financial aid is tricky business. Just ask Daniel Madzelan, a retired U.S. Department of Education official of more than three decades. Madzelan readily admits the federal financial aid process could be much simpler.

Usa Funds Helps Students Make Better-informed Decisions Using Sumtotal’s Advanced Learning Solution

GAINESVILLE, Fla.—-USA Funds says using SumTotal System’s cloud-based Learning Management Solution has been instrumental in its success with helping college students make better financial decisions.

9 ways to reduce student loan debt

Commonsense recommendations for keeping college students from borrowing excessively

What Romney's Education Plan Means for College Students

Learn about the presidential candidate's proposed plan, 'A Chance for Every Child.'

Ram Truck, Chrysler Foundation Award Grants for Hispanic Students

The Ram Truck brand and The Chrysler Foundation today awarded a $50,000 grant to the Hispanic Scholarship Fund , the nation's largest provider of college financial aid for Latino students, according to a release.

AG: Summer job seekers be watchful of scams

Attorney General Linda Kelly warned in a press release Friday that high school and college students, along with adults searching for a temporary summer job, should be on the lookout for scammers who t

More parents take on burdens on college debt for their children

Students and their parents line up along George Street in New Brunswick to move into the Rockoff Hall dorms of Rutgers University. / NJ PRESS MEDIA 2005

Online scholarship offers aren’t always what they seem

Experts say students should avoid any that ask for money They were searching for college scholarships, but what some Florida students found instead were sales pitches, spam and unexpected charges.

Get advice on paying student loans

College students run up an average debt of about $20,000 over four years. Paying it back isn’t easy. Look at these sites for tips on reworking loan terms, or recovering from a loan default. (27 mins ago)

Money available for college students

Knowledge is the most import thing to have because nobody can take it from you. But it seems that it is getting harder for us to get a good education these days. Mostly because of financial problems, this could be frustrating especially if you know that you will do great if only you are given [...]