Choosing a college is an important financial decision.
After all, you are making an investment in your future. Therefore, it's important to carefully review all the financial aid offers you receive from the colleges you've listed on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Bottomline, you want to make sure the college(s) you are considering are affordable and offer the programs that best fit your career goals, and you can make that determination by studying the financial aid offers (also known as award letters).
Financial aid offers are not always alike and comparing the offers can be challenging. To effectively review offers, here are some key points to remember about financial aid offers:
By reviewing award letters carefully, you'll know that you've chosen wisely for your future when selecting a college.