5 – Additional Resources

NY MENTOR is New York’s Online College Fair. It will help you Plan for College, Apply online, Get Financial Information, Ask Experts questions, and select any college campus in New York.

MAPPING YOUR FUTURE is an online Student Loan Counseling Web Site.

NEW YORK’S COLLEGE SAVINGS PROGRAM will help a family save for college.

HIGHER ED.SAVINGS CORP.(HESC) gives information on TAP, Federal Family Ed. Loan Program, Scholarship Programs and much more.

CASHE (College Aid Sources for Higher Education) is a database of financial aid resources.

NELLIE MAE will give information about student loans, including interactive calculators to help manage borrowing.

FASTWEB is a large database of potential scholarships. It takes about 15 minutes to do a survey that will then match your profile to the scholarship database.

FINANCIAL AID FACTS Helpful site for financial information