Indiana College Costs Estimator

College Costs Estimator

Effect of Student Asset Contribution on EFC

Describes the effect of the student asset contribution on the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) calculation.

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Parent Income & Asset Contribution

Depicts additions and subtractions from parent AGI, the amounts of parent income protected, and the parent assets protected under the current formula.

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Student Income Calculation

An example of how is the Student Income Contribution is calculated for an Indiana college student.

7/17/2017 626 KB

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Financial Aid-What is it and Where Does it Come From (Indiana)

Explanation of the types of financial aid available in Indiana.

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Graduate School Financial Aid

Financial aid options that are available for graduate school.

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Insights on Investing

College savings strategies designed to help families understand where to start.

7/17/2017 384 KB
Key Financial Aid Terms

Brief explanations of commonly used key financial aid terms.

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Local Scholarship Opportunities

Tips on where students can look for local scholarship opportunities.

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Scholarship Search Websites (Indiana)

Websites to use for free scholarship searches and more.

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Undergraduate Loan Options

Undergraduate loan options that can be utilized to help pay for higher education.

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The College Selection Process

8 Steps to Successful College Selection

The eight steps to finding the best college for you.

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8 Steps to Successful College Selection (Spanish Version)

The eight steps to finding the best college for you.

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College Selection Criteria

List of the most common college selection criteria.

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College Selection Criteria (Spanish Version)

List of the most common college selection criteria.

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College Tour Tips

Questions to ask on ANY college visit.

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High School Timeline

What do you need to do while you are in high school to get your prepared for college? Check out this timeline to help you figure it out!

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Timeline - The Next Steps to a College Education (Spanish Version)

8/20/2012 240 KB

The College Admission Process

ACT and SAT Overview

SAT & ACT overview including test dates for 2016-2017 and SAT & ACT test preparation websites.

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Tips for Admission, Scholarship, and Employment Interviews

Tips for before, during and after an interview.

8/20/2012 74 KB
Tips to Writing a Personal Statement or Essay - College Essay Self Check

Form to use as a guide while writing and editing your first draft(s). Also contains sample essay questions found on college applications.

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Tips to Writing a Personal Statement or Essay - Common Application Questions

Sample essay questions found on college applications.

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Tips to Writing a Personal Statement or Essay - Essay Critique Sheet

Form that will help other individuals critique your application essay(s).

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Tips to Writing a Personal Statement or Essay - Potential Essay Topics

Potential topics that will help you find a vehicle to help others to get to know who you really are.

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Other Relevant and Related Topics

Financial Dividends of a College Education

Estimating the financial benefits of getting a college education.

4/26/2016 28 KB