Useful Links

Federal Student Aid: Find the Info You Need Online

FAFSA
 
Fill out the FAFSA
www.fafsa.gov
Basic FAFSA info
studentaid.gov/fafsa
studentaid.gov/complete
Dependency status for FAFSA purposes
studentaid.gov/fafsa/filling-out/dependency
How aid is calculated
studentaid.gov/how-calculated
Types of Aid/Getting Aid
 
Types of financial aid
studentaid.gov/types
Who can get federal student aid
studentaid.gov/eligibility
Pell Lifetime Eligibility Used
studentaid.gov/pell-limit
Finding and applying for scholarships
studentaid.gov/scholarships
Loan interest rates and fees
studentaid.gov/interest
Avoiding financial aid scams
studentaid.gov/scams
Repaying Loans
 
Loan Repayment
studentaid.gov/repay
Income-Based Repayment
studentaid.gov/ibr
Pay As You Earn
studentaid.gov/payasyouearn
Public Service Loan Forgiveness
studentaid.gov/publicservice
Loan forgiveness in general
studentaid.gov/forgiveness
Loan forgiveness for teachers
studentaid.gov/teach-forgive
College Prep
 
College Preparation Checklist
studentaid.gov/checklist
Why go to college
studentaid.gov/whycollege
Middle school preparation
studentaid.gov/early
Special Audiences
 
Info for parents
studentaid.gov/parent
Graduate school funding
studentaid.gov/grad
Financial aid for adult students
studentaid.gov/resources#adult-students
Aid for military families

studentaid.gov/military

Scholarships & Financial Aid for Military & Veterans 
Veteran's Benefits
Veteran Support Services at Harcum College
www.gibill.va.gov 
Going to college in another country
studentaid.gov/international
Social Media
 
@FAFSA Twitter feed
www.twitter.com/FAFSA
Federal Student Aid YouTube channel
www.YouTube.com/FederalStudentAid
Federal Student Aid Facebook page
www.Facebook.com/FederalStudentAid

Other Important Online Resources

Online Federal Direct Stafford Loan Master Promissory Notes

Federal Direct Stafford Loan Entrance and Exit Loan Counseling

Federal Direct Stafford Loan Master Promissory Notes (hard copy versions of the online applications located at www.StudentLoans.gov)

IRS Tax Credit Information (search for IRS Publication 970, "Tax Benefits for Higher Education") 

Important Phone Numbers

Federal Student Aid Information Center

1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243)

 

PHEAA State Grants and Loans

1-800-692-7392

 

U.S. Department of Veterans’ Affairs

1-888-442-4551

 

Internal Revenue Service

1-800-829-1040