Our educational workshops are designed to provide a real-world approach that will prepare parents and their children for college, while minimizing the stress of out-of-pocket college expenses. We will help educate parents on a myriad of topics including but not limited to the following:
♦ The financial aid process, including understanding the variety of loans, scholarships, grants, etc. that are available.
♦ Understanding of complex FAFSA forms.
♦ The different methodologies used to calculate financial aid (Federal vs. Institutional).
♦ Timeline of events and the completion of paperwork.
♦ Understanding of EFC and how it can be lowered.
♦ Importance of the SAT/ACT and adequate preparation.
♦ The means by which to develop the path to educational choices and financial aid options.