subject guide: Colleges & Universities

A quick guide to books and websites designed to make life easier for those considering college, going to college, or currently attending college.

Library Materials

Peterson’s Four Year Colleges 2011
by Peterson’s
REF 378.73 PET

1001 Ways to Pay for College
by Gen and Kelly Tanabe
378.3 TAN

Websites

Peterson's - www.petersons.com 
A site where you can search for colleges, universities, graduate schools, and online education.  It also provides helpful information about SAT/ACT exams and financial aid options.

SSACI: Home- www.in.gov/ssaci
Includes information about scholarships, financial aid, colleges, and universities in Indiana.

FAFSA- free application for Federal Student Aid - www.fafsa.ed.gov
This application is mandatory to recieve Federal Student Aid.  Explains how to apply for Fedearal Student Aid online.

College Confidential- www.collegeconfidential.com
Find hundreds of pages of articles about choosing a college, getting into the college you want, how to pay for it, and much more.

Go College- www.gocollege.com/financial-aid/
Tips to help college students apply for student aid programs.  Includes information about planning, process, forms, and resources. 

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