Category Archives: Financial aid

Need FAFSA help? Webinars, workshops coming up

Need help filling out the FAFSA? There are webinars and workshops coming up.

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Rep. Schreiber announces new Valley Forge Military College scholarship program

The Valley Forge Military College Legislative Appointment Initiative will award one student from the 95th legislative district an annual scholarship to the school, according to a news release from state Rep. Kevin Schreiber’s office.

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FAFSA help events scheduled around York County

The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency is reminding families that it’s time to fill out the FAFSA, and there are workshops scheduled around the state to help them navigate the financial aid application.

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Alzheimer’s organization offers scholarship opportunity for college-bound teens

Teens can win scholarships by sharing their experiences with Alzheimer’s disease, through a scholarship program from the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.

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Pa. treasurer: Grandparents help pay for college through 529 plans

Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord says that grandparents are stepping up to help their grandchildren afford college through PA 529 college savings plans.

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PHEAA’s Student Aid Guide now available online

The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency’s annual Pennsylvania Student Aid Guide is now available online.

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Encouraging students to give back at York College

The York College Class of 2013 is working to encourage seniors to donate to the York College Fund.

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State universities to see 3 percent tuition increase for 2012-13

The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education‘s board of governors approved a 3 percent tuition hike for 2012-13 today, according to a news release. The increase is $188, or $94 per semester, the release says. The annual tuition for a … Continue reading

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On student loans and college affordability

The cost of college is going up, but officials say post-secondary education is more important than ever.

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