September 29, 2023

Grow Your Financial Literacy during Financial Aid Awareness Month

Author: Ryan Laspina
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By Ryan Laspina
Analyst, Red Flags and External Reviews, APUS

February is Financial Aid Awareness Month, so it is a perfect time to learn more about paying for school. This month is also useful for exploring some of the valuable resources available to you as a student.

Financial Aid TV Offers Easy to Understand Videos

Our Financial Aid TV has informative videos about all aspects of financial aid. You can watch videos on the basics of financial aid or on more specific topics such as “Verification” or “Tips for Filling out the FAFSA”.

There is a search feature to help you find a specific topic or to browse the entire video library.

Check Out ED’s Federal Student Aid Website

One of the most comprehensive resources for Federal Student Aid (FSA) information is the Department of Education’s (ED) Federal Student Aid website. Providing information on preparing for college through loan repayment, this website is straightforward and easy to use.

Refer to Our Financial Aid Articles

Online Learning Tips has published several articles on various aspects of financial aid, including:

Articles on other financial aid topics can also be found on this website by using the search feature.

Financial Aid Awareness Will Serve You Before, During and After College

Financial aid awareness is important. Explore your options and available benefits through FSA, your employer, or scholarship agencies. Also, take advantage of the information and resources made available through the financial aid office to further understand, access and manage aid. Doing so will serve you well before, during and after your time in college.

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