There are many students attending college that have not applied for financial aid. Common reasons as to why students don’t apply is because they believe it’s too tedious, an overwhelming process, confusing, in fear of the government digging into their private information (by the way the gov’t already knows your information), and they simply do not know how to get started.
Applying for financial aid is a necessity for many students who are unable to afford college. Students who avoid applying for financial aid by paying for college out-of-pocket may miss out on free money. College tuition increases every year and so most of these students may run into financial difficulties before graduating.
To help you overcome these financial aid application challenges, this quick tip video will show you where to access tutorials for the FAFSA and CSS Profile.