List of Links
Seattle Times- Learn about the Summer Melt and other methods that can help you get the funding you need to go to the college you want.
Wall Street Journal- The New Math of College Financing- As top schools revamp their financial-aid programs, the impact will be felt well
beyond those institutions. What does it mean for parents and students? A Q&A for the confused.
The Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid- A great site that can answer a wide range of money questions.
Independent 529 Savings Plans - this site can help you set up a 529 savings plan.
Guaranteed Education Tuition (GET)- is Washington State's prepaid college tuition plan.
Scholarship Junkies- Washington student Sam Lim gives scholarships tips.
Independent Colleges of Washington scholarship page
Applying for College
FAFSA- If you want to be considered for finanacial aid, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
Gear Up- Another site that will help you prepare for college. This one is hosted by the Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board.
AP Central- This is the place to go for information about Advanced Placement Tests.
International Baccalaureate- Information on IB programs.
Independent Colleges of Washington
Pacific Lutheran University
Saint Martin's University
Seattle Pacific University
University of Puget Sound
Walla Walla University
Public Colleges and Universities
Higher Education Coordinating Board Website