Financial Aid Resources

Helpful Financial Aid Resources

Federal Aid


May be used to estimate your Expected Family Contribution


FAFSA - PDF form also available

Free Application for Federal Student Aid.


William D. Ford Direct Loan Program

Department of Education Site for Direct Loan information


Federal Student Aid


GI Bill


Department of Education

Material to help students, parents, educators, and community leaders reinforce the importance of higher education and better preparing children for college from a very young age.


Federal Student Aid Ombudsman

The Federal Student Aid Ombudsman of the Department of Education helps resolve disputes and solve other problems with federal student loans.


FSA - International Students

Federal student aid for international students.



Federal Loans

Exit Counseling for Loans

This is the web site for completing the required Exit Counseling upon falling below ½ time enrollment.


Loan Repayment Estimator/Plans


National Student Loan Database System

NSLDS Student Access provides a centralized, integrated view of each recipient's Title IV loans and grants for easy access and inquiry.



General Information

Covenant College Net Price Calculator


Better Business Bureau


EFC Quick Estimator

This calculator is intended primarily as an educational tool to help students and parents understand the major variables that affect student aid eligibility.


ECMC Financial Aid Literacy

A financial aid literacy website provided by the Educational Credit Management Corporation.


Federal Trade Commission

Check the legitimacy of scholarship search services and find information about financial aid scams and tips on how to avoid being scammed.


Tax Laws for Education



Scholarship Searches

FastWeb Search

Free scholarship and college searches, financial aid tools, and more that 500 scholarships.


Financial Aid Facts

Free scholarship and financial aid information


Scholarship Experts

Fill out a free scholarship profile and instantly find out which scholarships fit your unique needs, interests, and background.



Scholarship search engine and scholarship advice.

A searchable database of scholarships.

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