Resources 2018-02-16T11:43:14+00:00



Free Application for Federal Student Aid – FAFSA – U.S. Department of Education’s Free Application for Federal Student Aid access site – required by most colleges and universities

2018-2019 CSS Profile Schools – 2018-2019 list of schools which require the CSS Profile

CSS Financial Aid PROFILE – College Board’s CSS Financial Aid PROFILE access site- required by select colleges and universities

Important Information for Military Families – U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs Veteran Benefits

FAFSA4caster – A financial aid estimator that can be used be before officially applying for financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

FinAid Financial Aid Calculators – Custom calculators that can help you figure out how much school will cost, how much you need to save and how much aid you’ll need

GI Bill Comparison Tool – A tool used to learn about education programs and compare estimated benefits by school

Creating an FSA ID – Directions on how to secure an FSA ID need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

How to Request a Transcript of Prior Years Tax Returns – Directions on how to secure a copy of your prior year’s tax return

Federal Student Aid’s Financial Aid Toolkit – S. Department of Education’s financial aid resource site

College Scorecard –  S. Department of Education’s site with key indicators about the cost and value of institutions across the country to help students choose a school that is well-suited to meet their needs, priced affordably, and is consistent with their educational and career goals

Tips for Parents – Helping with Essay Writing (under Professionals – can sign up to receive tip sheets) – WOW Writing Workshop’s site with helpful hits for parents regarding essay writing for college and scholarship applications

Fairfax County Public Schools College Fair/College Night – Fairfax County Public School’s site with information regarding the annual College Fair and College Night events held each October

Fastweb – A national scholarship site

College Net Mach 25 – A national scholarship site

Tips for Parents – Co-signing Your Child’s Student Loans –  An article about how co-signing is not always your best option

FRANK FASFA Filing: Important Information

PowerPoint Presentations

IRS Update


Required Documents

Post 9/11 GI Bill Information

Upcoming Event Flyers

Useful Articles