Excellent web-based financial aid resources include:
MEFA - Massachusetts Educational Finance Authority
- MEFA is a great resource for financial aid information for students and parents.
- The Federal Application for Student Aid on-line
- Register for the CSS PROFILE on-line
- Calculate financial aid figures
- Free Scholarship Search
General Financial Aid Information: Financial aid is money to help a student meet the costs of going to college, based on financial need. Financial need is the difference between the cost of attendance (COA) and the expected family contribution (EFC) that a student and/or his/her family can pay.
The Cost of Attending (COA) college includes:
tuition and fees
books and supplies
housing and food (room & board)
personal expenses (laundry, recreation, etc.)
travel or transportation to and from college
Types of Financial Aid
Financial Aid Resources
Please stop by the School Counseling Office to meet with your counselor for personal assistance with your college and career planning. Please plan to attend the annual College Financial Aid Night that is held each year.