The Financial Aid Guide: From a Financial Aid Specialist
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The Financial Aid Guide: From a Financial Aid Specialist

Learn the process of financial aid and maximize your student aid.
4.7 (8 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
19 students enrolled
Created by Remond Carter
Last updated 10/2018
English
Current price: $139.99 Original price: $199.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 7 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Know how to apply for financial aid
  • Learn Fafsa qualifications
  • Know Financial aid options (Grants, Loans, and Scholarships)
  • You will informed on the maximum amount you are eligible for
  • Understand Financial Aid verification
  • Learn how to maintain your financial aid
  • Learn how enrollment (full-time/part-time) status affects financial aid
  • Address financial concerns such as Income and marital status change with ease
  • Avoid Common Fafsa Mistakes
Requirements
  • Tools needed is a computer, internet connection, 1040 tax returns.
  • No previous experience is needed.
Description

If you want to know how to apply for financial aid and learn all of your financial aid options then this course is for you! You will be able to apply for financial aid, the right way the FIRST time. Any questions you have about financial aid will be answered in this course. I will give you a very detailed guide of every topic from applying for financial aid, financial aid options, Income appeal, Book Vouchers, Federal Work-study, and so much more.

I have been working at a Financial aid office for 6 years. I've worked at a University for 3 years and I am currently working at  Community College. I have assisted thousands of students with financial aid. My job is to make sure that they are aware of all of the financial aid options available, and I will do the same for you. I will share all of my knowledge in this course to benefit you.

After this course, you will NEVER look back. Although, applying for financial aid can be intimidating, you will be prepared more than ever before. I am so excited to share my enthusiasm and passion with you. Take this course today, and start your next semester STRESS-FREE!

Who this course is for:
  • Prospective and returning students interested in applying for financial aid and understanding the process.
  • Parents interested in wanting to know more about financial aid.
Course content
Expand all 27 lectures 01:19:52
+ Applying for Financial Aid
4 lectures 12:57
Introduction
00:39
What is the Fafsa?
02:35
Website vs. Paper Form
02:57
Review: Applying for Financial Aid
3 questions
+ Common Fafsa Mistakes
7 lectures 13:53
Introduction
00:42
Dependent vs Independent
01:43
Marital Status for parent/student
04:33
Parents: Unmarried/Living Together + New married Students
03:09
Adoption
00:35
Special Circumstances
01:43
Fafsa Signatures
01:28
Review: Common Fafsa Mistakes
3 questions
+ Completed the Fafsa: What’s Next?
7 lectures 25:00
Grants
02:20
Loans
06:21
Scholarships (Internal vs. External)
02:18
What semester(s) is Financial aid for?
03:53
Enrollment Status
04:09
Verification Process
05:14
Review: Completed the Fafsa
3 questions
+ The Semester started: What should I know about my Financial Aid?
5 lectures 18:12
Introduction
00:44
Book Vouchers/Refund check
04:04
Drop/Withdraw/Audit Classes
03:54
Federal Work-Study
02:08
SAP (Satisifactory Academic Progress)
07:22
+ Closing
3 lectures 06:48
Introduction
00:22
Key Reminders
04:59
Bonus
01:27