The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA):
This form is the only one students need to complete for most types of financial aid. Students should submit the FAFSA as soon after January 1 as possible for the following fall semester. In order to complete the form accurately, students must include information from their family's completed or estimated federal income tax return. For questions about the FAFSA, call 1-800-433-3243.
Federal Student Aid
: Free source of information from the US Department of Education on preparing for and funding education beyond high school
Financial Aid Estimate Form
: The form is used to calculate the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) and financial need, and to estimate your student financial aid. It is a free service.
Funding Education Beyond High School
: The Guide to Federal Student Aid is a comprehensive resource on student financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education. Grants, loans, and work-study are the three major forms of aid available through the Department's Federal Student Aid office.
Every Chance Every Texan
: Provides financial aid, scholarship information, and college costs for Texas college and universities.
College for All Texans
: Find everything a Texas resident needs to know about preparing for, applying to, and paying for college or technical school.
Financial Aid Tips from NASFFA
: National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) is an association of over 3,000 colleges, universities, career schools, and others with an interest in student financial aid. NASFAA does NOT provide financial aid to students. You should contact the financial aid office at the college of your choice for details on available opportunities. However, this Web page will direct you to some of the more helpful financial aid guidance on the Web