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  • 1. Advanced Level
  • 2. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 2 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 Plan Ahead! Eight times as many students drop out of degree and certificate programs due to finances and debt than grades! What are other pros and cons of higher education?
  • 3. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 3 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 What are ways you can reduce the total cost of higher education?
  • 4. Money you do not have to repay Higher Cost
  • 5. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 5 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1
  • 6. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 6 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 Typically an application process May have requirements before, during, and after the scholarship is awarded Can be based on…
  • 7. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 7 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 What are sources of scholarships in your community? You should never have to pay for a scholarship - watch for scams!
  • 8. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 8 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 Tax-exempt financial aid
  • 9. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 9 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 Examples: •Federal Pell Grant •Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant •Teacher Education Assistance
  • 10. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 10 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1
  • 11. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 11 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 Characteristics include: Eligibility determined by FAFSA application
  • 12. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 12 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 Lowest Interest Rates Highest Interest Rates
  • 13. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 13 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 You pay 100% of the interest – often a higher rate than a federal loan
  • 14. (FAFSA)
  • 15. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 15 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 Gives you access to the largest source of financial aid!
  • 16. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 16 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 Age, race and field of study do not impact eligibility
  • 17. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 17 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 As soon as it is available! Some aid is awarded on a first come, first served basis The FAFSA Form must be completed each academic year!
  • 18. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 18 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1
  • 19. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 19 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 Awarded if you have financial need and meet other criteria Cost of Attendance – amount it will cost you to go to school Expected Family Contribution – estimate of the parents’ and/or student's ability to contribute to post- secondary expenses Financial Need Does not change between post-secondary institutions
  • 20. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 20 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 Examples: Direct Unsubsidized Loan and Federal PLUS Loan
  • 21. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 21 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 FAFSA website has a checklist to help you determine your dependency status
  • 22. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 22 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 If filing as a dependent – student and parent/guardian need a PIN
  • 23. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 23 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 If filing as a dependent - documents are needed for student and parent/guardian
  • 24. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 24 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 Organize information in advance by completing the “FAFSA on the Web” worksheet
  • 25. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 25 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1
  • 26. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 26 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1
  • 27. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 27 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1
  • 28. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 28 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1 1. Determine the Net Price  Understand what you are responsible for paying and by when Evaluate aid offered by each school to determine which is the most affordable 2. Evaluate student loans 3. Only accept what you really need
  • 29. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 29 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1
  • 30. Student loans must be repaid!
  • 31. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 31 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1
  • 32. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 32 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1
  • 33. Take Charge Today– August 2013 – Paying for Higher Education – Slide 33 Funded by a grant from Take Charge America, Inc. to the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona 2.3.5.G1