Invest in your future
Earning your college degree or certificate is a powerful investment that will pay off over the course of your life, in both increased earnings and job satisfaction. But what is the upfront cost, and how do you afford it?
There’s good news: Money is available to help you pay for school! You’ll find lots of information here about the process of finding funds to help pay for your education.
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Many factors go into the cost of your education, such as where you live and whether you qualify for discounts or financial aid.
Financial aid comes in many forms: some of the money you have to pay back (loans), and some of it you don’t (grants and scholarships). Some you can earn by working on campus or at a work-study job.
You have a variety of options to pay your tuition. Learn how—plus get information on deadlines, refunds, and more.