Admissions & Financial Aid: What it Takes to get into College Today at the Somers Library
NEW DATE: Tuesday, May 5, 6:30 pm—8:00 pm.
NOTE: This program is being presented as a WEBINAR only. Patrons must register before 4:00 pm on 5/5 in order to receive a link to the webinar.
Presented by Stephanie Mauro of College Planning 101. In this class you will learn:
- A time-line for success—where you should start in the college planning process.
- How important are SAT & ACT tests and how they can make college affordable
- What the more selective colleges really want to see in your student’s application.
- The financial aid systems and how they work and why it’s important to have your expected family contribution (EFC) calculated BEFORE your student visits colleges
- How to maximize your student’s potential to receive scholarships, grants, and forms of merit aid
- The differences between the FAFSA and CSS Profile financial aid forms and how they affect the cost of college
- What financial aid really means to a family and how need is determined
- The parental, student and other family assets that take away from qualifying for financial aid
- The differences between the federal and private loan programs
- How it’s possible to attend a Private College for a Public College Price.
- Two case studies showing how college planning makes a difference
and much, much more!
Seating is limited. Registration is required. Please go to our online calendar here or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our programs are funded by the Friends of the Somers Library through your donations. Thanks for your support!
The Somers Library ~ 914-232-5717 ~ www.somerslibrary.org