Helpful Links

Federal Information
- FAFSA - http://www.fafsa.gov to complete your FAFSA electronically
- FAFSA Pin Request - http://www.pin.ed.gov to request a personal identification number allowing access to the electronic FAFSA
- National Student Loan Data System - http://www.nslds.ed.gov to view your federal loan information
- Department of Veteran's Affairs -http://www.gibill.va.gov
- Education Tax Credit Information - http://www.irs.ustreas.gov
- Selective Service System - http://www.sss.gov
- Student Loan Ombudsman -https://studentaid.ed.gov/repay-loans/disputes/prepare/contact-ombudsman assists students with loan problems
- U.S. Department of Education - http://www.ed.gov

General Information
- AAMC Financial Information, Resource, Services and Tools (FIRST) - https://www.aamc.org/services/first/
- Need Access Application - http://www.needaccess.org/home.aspx this form needs to be completed to be considered for institutional aid.
- FINAID - http://www.finaid.org a comprehensive annotated collection of information about student financial aid

Budget Calculators
- AAMC Financial Information, Resource, Services and Tools (FIRST) -  https://www.aamc.org/services/first/medloans/
- U.S. Dept. of Education -http://www.direct.ed.gov/BudgetCalc/budget.html

Scholarship Searches
- College Answer - http://www.collegeanswer.com/ a FREE service
- FASTWEB - http://www.fastweb.monster.com a FREE service
- Graduate Educational Information Service - http://www.scholarships4school.com a FREE service
- Scholarship America - http://www.scholarshipamerica.org a FREE service
- Student Aid on the Web - http://www.studentaid.ed.gov/scholarship a FREE service

National Credit Bureaus
- Equifax - http://www.equifax.com
- Experian - http://www.experian.com
- Trans Union - http://www.tuc.com

Obtaining Free Credit Information
- Annual Credit Report - https://www.AnnualCreditReport.com for a free annual copy of your credit report
- My Fico - http://www.myfico.com to learn more about credit scoring

Student Loan Servicers
- AES/PHEAA - http://www.myfedloan.org/
- Direct Loan Servicing Center (ACS) - https://www.myedaccount.com
- EdManage - http://www.EdManage.MyEdLoan.com
- Great Lakes Higher Education - http://www.mygreatlakes.org
- NelNet - http://www.nelnet.com/
- Sallie Mae - http://www.salliemae.com

Loan Repayment Information
Income Based Repayment - http://www.ibrinfo.org
Public Service Loan Forgiveness - https://www.aamc.org/services/first/first_factsheets/112344/public_service_loan_forgiveness.html
U. S. Dept. of Education - http://studentaid.ed.gov/PORTALSWebApp/students/english/repaying.jsp

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