How to Get Money for College 2016, 33rd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0768941326
  • ISBN-13: 9780768941326
  • DDC: 378.30973
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 935 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released May 2016
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This guide is a great resource for anyone looking to supplement his or her federal financial aid package with aid from colleges and universities. It offers complete and accurate information on need-based and non-need gift aid, loans, work-study, athletic awards, and more. It also offers profiles of over 2,400 schools' financial aid awards, including types of aid, percentages of students applying for and receiving aid, and average aid packages; comprehensive overview of the financial aid process, common financial aid questions, samples of financial aid award letters, and how to file the FAFSA and CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE®.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
A Note from the Peterson’s® Editors.
The ABC’s of Paying for College.
1: What You Need to Know About the FAFSA.
2: Falsifying Information on Your FAFSA Could Bring Big Problems.
3: Tips for Financing Your Child’s College Education.
4: Federal Financial Aid Programs.
5: Inside the Federal Work-Study Program.
6: Analyzing Financial Aid Award Letters.
7: Parents’ and Students’ Common Questions Answered.
8: How to Use This Guide.
Quick-Reference Chart.
9: College Costs At-a-Glance.
Profiles of College Financial Aid Programs.
10: Programs -- A.
11: Abilene Christian University Abilene, TX.
12: Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Tifton, GA.
13: Academy College Bloomington, MN.
14: Academy of Art University San Francisco, CA.
15: Adams State University Alamosa, CO.
16: Adelphi University Garden City, NY.
17: Adrian College Adrian, MI.
18: Adventist University of Health Sciences Orlando, FL.
19: Agnes Scott College Decatur, GA.
20: Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University Huntsville, AL.
21: Alabama State University Montgomery, AL.
22: Alaska Bible College Glennallen, AK.
23: Alaska Pacific University Anchorage, AK.
24: Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Albany, NY.
25: Albany State University Albany, GA.
26: Albertus Magnus College New Haven, CT.
27: Albion College Albion, MI.
28: Albright College Reading, PA.
29: Alcorn State University Lorman, MS.
30: Alderson Broaddus University Philippi, WV.
31: Alfred University Alfred, NY.
32: Alice Lloyd College Pippa Passes, KY.
33: Allegheny College Meadville, PA.
34: Allegheny Wesleyan College Salem, OH.
35: Allen College Waterloo, IA.
36: Allen University Columbia, SC.
37: Alliant International University–San Diego San Diego, CA.
38: Allied American University Laguna Hills, CA.
39: Allied Health Institute Plantation, FL.
40: Alma College Alma, MI.
41: Alvernia University Reading, PA.
42: Alverno College Milwaukee, WI.
43: American Academy of Art Chicago, IL.
44: American Baptist College of American Baptisttheological Seminary Nashville, TN.
45: American Business & Technology University Saint Joseph, MO.
46: American College for Medical Careers Orlando, FL.
47: American Indian College of the Assemblies of God, Inc. Phoenix, AZ.
48: American Intercontinental University Atlanta Atlanta, GA.
49: American Intercontinental University Houston Houston, TX.
50: American Intercontinental University Online Schaumburg, IL.
51: American International College Springfield, MA.
52: American Jewish University Bel Air, CA.
53: American Musical and Dramatic Academy, Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA.
54: American National University Salem, VA.
55: American Sentinel University Aurora, CO.
56: American University Washington, DC.
57: American University of Health Sciences Signal Hill, CA.
58: American University of Puerto Rico Bayamón, PR.
59: Amherst College Amherst, MA.
60: Amridge University Montgomery, AL.
61: Anderson University Anderson, IN.
62: Anderson University Anderson, SC.
63: Andrews University Berrien Springs, MI.
64: Angeles College Los Angeles, CA.
65: Angelo State University San Angelo, TX.
66: Anna Maria College Paxton, MA.
67: Antioch University Midwest Yellow Springs, OH.
68: Antioch University Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA.
69: Antioch University Seattle Seattle, WA.
70: Apex School Of Theology Durham, NC.
71: Appalachian Bible College Bradley, WV.
72: Appalachian State University Boone, NC.
73: Aquinas College Grand Rapids, MI.
74: Aquinas College Nashville, TN.
75: Arcadia University Glenside, PA.
76: Argosy University, Atlanta Atlanta, GA.
77: Argosy University, Chicago Chicago, IL.
78: Argosy University, Dallas Farmers Branch, TX.
79: Argosy University, Denver Denver, CO.
80: Argosy University, Hawai`I Honolulu, HI.
81: Argosy University, Inland Empire Ontario, CA.
82: Argosy University, Nashville Nashville, TN.
83: Argosy University, Orange County Orange, CA.
84: Argosy University, Phoenix Phoenix, AZ.
85: Argosy University, Salt Lake City Draper, UT.
86: Argosy University, San Diego San Diego, CA.
87: Argosy University, San Francisco Bay Area Alameda, CA.
88: Argosy University, Sarasota Sarasota, FL.
89: Argosy University, Schaumburg Schaumburg, IL.
90: Argosy University, Seattle Seattle, WA.
91: Argosy University, Tampa Tampa, FL.
92: Argosy University, Twin Cities Eagan, MN.
93: Argosy University, Washington DC Arlington, VA.
94: Arizona Christian University Phoenix, AZ.
95: Arizona College–Mesa Mesa, AZ.
96: Arizona State University at the Downtown Phoenix Campus Phoenix, AZ.
97: Arizona State University at the Polytechnic Campus Mesa, AZ.
98: Arizona State University at the Tempe Campus Tempe, AZ.
99: Arizona State University at the West Campus Glendale, AZ.
100: Arkansas Baptist College Little Rock, AR.
101: Arkansas State University Jonesboro, AR.
102: Arkansas Tech University Russellville, AR.
103: Arlington Baptist College Arlington, TX.
104: Armstrong State University Savannah, GA.
105: Art Academy of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH.
106: Art Center College of Design Pasadena, CA.
107: The Art Institute of Austin, A Branch of the Art Institute of Houston Austin, TX.
108: The Art Institute of California–Hollywood, A Campus of Argosy University North Hollywood, CA.
109: The Art Institute of California–Inland Empire, A Campus of Argosy University San Bernardino, CA.
110: The Art Institute of California–Los Angeles, A Campus of Argosy University Santa Monica, CA.
111: The Art Institute of California–Orange County, A Campus of Argosy University Santa Ana, CA.
112: The Art Institute of California–Sacramento, A Campus of Argosy University Sacramento, CA.
113: The Art Institute of California–San Diego, A Campus of Argosy University San Diego, CA.
114: The Art Institute of California–San Francisco, A Campus of Argosy University San Francisco, CA.
115: The Art Institute of Charleston, A Branch of the Art Institute of Atlanta Charleston, SC.
116: The Art Institute of Charlotte, A Campus of South University Charlotte, NC.
117: The Art Institute of Colorado Denver, CO.
118: The Art Institute of Dallas, A Campus of South University Dallas, TX.
119: The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale, FL.
120: The Art Institute of Houston Houston, TX.
121: The Art Institute of Indianapolis Indianapolis, IN.
122: The Art Institute of Las Vegas Henderson, NV.
123: The Art Institute of Michigan Novi, MI.
124: The Art Institute of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA.
125: The Art Institute of Phoenix Phoenix, AZ.
126: The Art Institute of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA.
127: The Art Institute of Portland Portland, OR.
128: The Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham, A Campus of South University Durham, NC.
129: The Art Institute of St. Louis St. Charles, MO.
130: The Art Institute of San Antonio, A Branch Of the Art Institute of Houston San Antonio, TX.
131: The Art Institute of Seattle Seattle, WA.
132: The Art Institute of Tampa, A Branch of Miami International University of Art & Design Tampa, FL.
133: The Art Institute Oftennessee–Nashville, A Branch of the Art Institute of Atlanta Nashville, TN.
134: The Art Institute of Tucson Tucson, AZ.
135: The Art Institute Ofvirginia Beach, A Branch Of Theart Institute of Atlanta Virginia Beach, VA.
136: The Art Institute of Washington, A Branch Of the Art Institute of Atlanta Arlington, VA.
137: The Art Institutes International Minnesota Minneapolis, MN.
138: Asbury University Wilmore, KY.
139: Ashford University Clinton, IA.
140: Ashland University Ashland, OH.
141: Ashworth College Norcross, GA.
142: Aspen University Denver, CO.
143: Assumption College Worcester, MA.
144: Atenas College Manati, PR.
145: Athens State University Athens, AL.
146: Atlantic University College Guaynabo, PR.
147: Auburn University Auburn University, AL.
148: Auburn University at Montgomery Montgomery, AL.
149: Augsburg College Minneapolis, MN.
150: Augustana College Rock Island, IL.
151: Augustana College Sioux Falls, SD.
152: Aultman College of Nursing and Health Sciences Canton, OH.
153: Aurora University Aurora, IL.
154: Austin College Sherman, TX.
155: Austin Graduate School of Theology Austin, TX.
156: Austin Peay State University Clarksville, TN.
157: Ave Maria University Ave Maria, FL.
158: Averett University Danville, VA.
159: Avila University Kansas City, MO.
160: Azusa Pacific University Azusa, CA.
161: Programs -- B.
162: Babson College Wellesley, MA.
163: Bacone College Muskogee, OK.
164: Bais Binyomin Academy Stamford, CT.
165: Bais Hamedrash and Mesivta of Baltimore Baltimore, MD.
166: Baker College Flint, MI.
167: Baker University Baldwin City, KS.
168: Baldwin Wallace University Berea, OH.
169: Ball State University Muncie, IN.
170: Baptist Bible College Springfield, MO.
171: The Baptist College of Florida Graceville, FL.
172: Baptist College of Health Sciences Memphis, TN.
173: Baptist Health System School of Health Professions San Antonio, TX.
174: Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary Jacksonville, TX.
175: Baptist University of the Americas San Antonio, TX.
176: Barclay College Haviland, KS.
177: Bard College Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
178: Bard College at Simon’s Rock Great Barrington, MA.
179: Barnard College New York, NY.
180: Barry University Miami Shores, FL.
181: Barton College Wilson, NC.
182: Baruch College of the City University of Newyork New York, NY.
183: Bastyr University Kenmore, WA.
184: Bates College Lewiston, ME.
185: Bayamón Central University Bayamón, PR.
186: Baylor University Waco, TX.
187: Bay Path University Longmeadow, MA.
188: Beacon College Leesburg, FL.
189: Becker College Worcester, MA.
190: Be’er Yaakov Talmudic Seminary Spring Valley, NY.
191: Beis Medrash Heichal Dovid Far Rockaway, NY.