The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application priority deadline is Saturday, March 10. By completing the FAFSA, applicants will automatically be considered for most federal and state grants, federal loans, and federal work-study, for the 2012-2013 academic year.
FAFSA Priority Deadline: What does the deadline mean?
Today was the priority deadline to submit FAFSA applications. If you didn't make the deadline, that's okay you can still apply.
Mastering FAFSA: Deadlines and Tips to Know
With 2018-19 FAFSA priority deadlines approaching, now is the time to talk with SDState’s Office of Financial Aid. So what are the important things to remember?
Why is Georgia Legislature so intent on arming college students with guns?
Why does the Legislature keep pushing guns on Georgia college campuses? Polls repeatedly show students, parents and university officials don't want armed 21-year-olds on the state's public campuses. To build a case that armed students are safer students, gun advocates in the Georgia Legislature evoke crime-ridden campuses and predatory professors. But the data doesn't support that dystopian view. When you look at violent crime statistics, college campuses remain among the safest places...
14 Georgia Schools Make Forbes Top Colleges 2019 List
Annual rankings from Forbes Magazine name the top U.S. colleges in 2019. Here's the 14 Georgia colleges on the list.
How inherited assets count on the FAFSA
Financial aid will consider most assets, even if you can't access the funds.
Top 10 FAFSA Myths Debunked
Students who want to be eligible to receive financial aid from the government or their college have to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. But many students…
Words at Threshold: What We Say as We're Nearing Death
Author Lisa Smartt talks about her research info the final words of the dying, which she shares in her new book WORDS AT THE THRESHOLD. She also offers compa...
December Deadlines: 13 Contests and Prizes Ending This Month
Whether your winter is cold and snowy, or mild and rainy, you’re sure to spend an increasing amount of time indoors… Incidentally, that is the best place to work on your writing! Use your time wisely and you can show...
How University of North Georgia’s new business college dean is paving a path for other...
Mary Gowan, University of North Georgia’s new dean of the Mike Cottrell College of Business, worked her way through school as a first-generation college student.
When Is the FAFSA Deadline and What Are the Application Requirements?
The FAFSA deadline for the 2017-18 school year is on June 30, 2018. But there is much more you need to know if you're preparing to submit your application soon.
FAFSA application tips for students with undocumented parents
Students seeking financial aid for college should always fill out the FAFSA, but the lengthy form is particularly confusing for students with undocumented parents.
As college deadlines near, families wonder what they can pay
Here's why people all over the country are haggling for more financial aid.
How to Fill Out The FAFSA: A Guide to Completing the FAFSA Online
How to Fill Out The FAFSA: A Guide to Completing the FAFSA Online.
Georgia Technical College Students Take Top Medal Count in National Skills Competition
Thursday, July 13th, 2017 Georgia is now the top state in the U.S. for the number of medals awarded in a national skills competition. Georgia high school and technical college students who progressed to the 2017 SkillsUSA National Conference after winning at the state-level competition brought home a combined total of 90 medals, up from 68 in 2016 and the most awarded to Georgia competitors in…
How to Submit the FAFSA With 2 Students in College
Here's what you need to know about submitting the FAFSA with two students in college so that you can save on costs and help your kids avoid student loan debt.
How to Meet Deadlines When Writing College Papers
Many students have trouble meeting deadlines when writing college papers. This article gives helps you organize your approach so avoid panicking.
FAFSA Tips for Low-Income Students
All low-income, first-generation and underrepresented students should file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) every year.
FAFSA Filing Tips for College Students
The deadline to file a FAFSA for college students who need federal financial aid is approaching and there are some tips on how to file it and what to look