Resources & Information

Understanding FAFSA (2021)

Do you need money to go to college?  This is the first step if you want financial aid from the federal and state government or most colleges. Filling out the FAFSA can be overwhelming. Don’t worry. There is a lot of help!

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Translations into many other languages are available now here.

Preparing for College: Guide & Workbook
(VA 2022-2023)

⇒ Estimating your college costs
⇒ Tips for completing FASFA
⇒ Finding scholarships
⇒ and more

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College Access Fairfax PowerPoint Presentation Quick Fact Sheets

PowerPoint presentations are available on the Workshop page.

FASFA Quick Fact Sheet (English)    (Spanish)

Paying for College Quick Fact Sheet – (English)    (Spanish)

Scholarships 101 Quick Fact Sheet – PDF

Information for Undocumented Students including

In-State Tuition, VASA form and Scholarships.

Information for Undocumented Students

Information for Students Attending NOVA including

applying to NOVA, undocumented students at NOVA,

and the NOVA/GMU Advance Program.

Information for Students attending NOVA