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Ways to Pay for College - Resources

Financial Aid • List of Maryland Colleges and Universities

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Useful Financial Aid Links

  • Begin your financial aid search here! (www.fafsa.gov)
    FAFSA.gov is a free website. Beware of websites that charge fees.
  • Maryland Higher Education Commission (www.mhec.state.md.us) Official website for information on financial aid from the state of Maryland.
  • FinAid! (www.finaid.org)
    Learn everything you need to know about the variety of financial aid resources available to students and parents.
  • FastWeb (www.fastweb.com)
    Free scholarship and college search agent that matches your background against its database of over 600,000 scholarships.
  • Embark (www.princetonreview.com)
    Tools, scholarship search, and advice to help students and parents master the financial aid process.
  • U.S. Department of Education - Financial Aid page (www.ed.gov/finaid.html)
    Official website for information on financial aid from the federal government.
  • Maryland National Guard (www.md.ngb.army.mil)
    Provides an alternative form of financial aid.
  • The College Board (www.collegeboard.com)
    Click on Paying for College!
  • Peterson's/Thomson Learning (www.petersons.com)
    Features financial aid calculators and search engines for scholarships
  • College Savings Plans of Maryland (www.collegesavingsmd.org)
    The College Savings Plans of Maryland is an independent State agency with two plans - The Maryland Prepaid College Trust and The Maryland College Investment Plan managed by T. Rowe Price

Maryland Colleges and Universities

Four-year Public Colleges and Universities

Community Colleges

Four-year Independent Colleges and Universities

Two-Year Independent Colleges

Online Colleges and Universities

 

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