Financial Aid

Attention Senior Parents!  

Tuesday, January 10th at 6pm a representative from the GA Student Finance Commission will be at Armuchee High School to answer any questions you have questions regarding the FASFA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). 

Please contact your high school ASAP to reserve a place if you plan to attend this meeting.  


Financial Aid

So...you've made the decision to go to college. Then you see the cost of tuition, housing and books.
 Don't panic! There is a way to do this! in fact, there are lots of ways to make this happen. Don't let cost prohibit you from living and achieving your dreams!

Here is a link to what could possibly be some of the silliest videos I've seen, but at least they TRY to make Financial Aid seem less intimidating. Join Mr. Fellows in his journey...

Then, check out these sites:
** I would create a separate email account so you can sign up for some of these without overcrowding your "normal" email. Just a suggestion. But don't forget to check it!!


As always, GAfutures is most helpful!

About.com - A helpful look at the FAFSA.

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - This form is used to determine the amount of money a family is expected to contribute to the price of attending a postsecondary institution. The results of the FAFSA are used in determining student grants, work study, and loan amounts.

FAFSA4CASTER - Estimate your eligibility for federal student aid.

Fastweb - A search site for information on careers, scholarships, financial aid, and more.

FinAid - A guide to student financial aid including loans, scholarships, applications, and financial aid calculators.

Cappex - Search and compare colleges, get admission information and apply for scholarships at Cappex to ease the process of making the right college decision.

Tuition Funding Sources - Students and parents can search the TFS databases for scholarships and other sources of financial aid, take personality and career aptitude tests, and search for detailed college information.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund - A huge selection of scholarships for students of Hispanic descent.