Many students are worried about how to pay for their program. Most people qualify for some form of financial aid, you just have to take the time to apply for it. Thankfully, the process is pretty streamlined and once you’ve read this article you should be confident navigating the world of student loans. There’s still time to submit your application for 2018-2019 funding; the deadline is at the end of this month, June 30. If you’ve been dragging your feet, now is the time to take action by reading this blog post and getting your application completed before it’s too late!
U.S. based students should get familiar with FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Start the process as early as you can because it can take weeks to process your application.
Create an FSA ID
Before you do anything, create an FSA ID which allows you to sign your FAFSA form electronically, simplifying the process.