It’s July. Do you know where your college money is coming from?
If you didn’t answer “yes,” it’s time to get a handle on how you’re paying your tuition bill this fall. The first few days of college are hectic enough without worrying about filling out loan applications and other financial aid paperwork.
If you’re feeling a little fuzzy whether all your costs are covered, pull together all your paperwork and take a look. This would include your school’s award letter and any additional scholarship awards you may have received. Also, check the paperwork you got at orientation or your school’s financial aid office website. You may find some helpful guides to walk you through your to-do list.
Just so you know what to look for, here are the three areas you should have covered:
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