Financial Aid Information
Minnesota College Goal Sunday
Annual event that helps high school seniors and parents complete the FAFSA.
Federal Student Aid
Provides detailed information on pursuing education beyond high school.
FinAid: The Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid
Provides links to information on student financial aid.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Allows students to apply online for student financial aid and check the status of their application.
Federal Financial Aid FAFSA4caster
Allows students and families to receive an early estimate of eligibility for federal student aid.
MN Dream Act Application
Used by Minnesota's undocumented students to apply for state financial aid
529 College Savings Plans
Minnesota 529 College Savings Plan
Internet Guide to 529 Plans
Minnesota Colleges & Universities
Minnesota Career College Association
Provides basic information on 14 of Minnesota's private career colleges.
A gateway to online education from schools in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system.
Minnesota Private College Council
Provides information on 17 of Minnesota's private four-year, liberal arts colleges.
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
Provides information on public state colleges and universities in Minnesota.
Provides information on how students can transfer credits between Minnesota institutions.
Specific Minnesota colleges and universities
University of Minnesota
Provides information on the University's Twin Cities, Duluth, Crookston, Morris and Rochester campuses.
National College Fairs
College Admissions Tests
The College Board
Test of English as a Foreign Language
College Information & Searches
Provides information on preparing, selecting, applying and financing college as well as college and scholarship searches and a variety of cost calculators.
The College Board
Provides useful information on financial aid available for students and parents as well as a college search.
Provides information on FastWeb's College Gold book and access to interactive tools, calculators, and resources to help you plan and pay for college.
Provides information on colleges, tuition and enrollment demographics through a searchable database.
Provides a college search of schools in the United States and Canada.
CollegeNet College Search
Provides a college search and allows student to apply online to select schools.
Provides information on higher education options.
Peterson's / Thomson Learning
Provides higher education information for parents and students of all ages.
General Scholarship Resources
CareerOneStop Scholarship Search
CollegeNet Scholarship Search
FastWeb Free Scholarship Search
Union-sponsored Scholarships and Aid
Scholarships Offered by Minnesota Institutions
Resources for Military Families
Careers in the Military
Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
Military.com Education Benefits
Military College Help
Military Education Service Benefits
Scholarships for Military Children
My Military Education
U.S. Air Force
U.S. Coast Guard
Resources for Students of Color
Accounting Scholarships for Minority Students
American Chemistry Society
American Geological Institute
American Indian College Fund
American Indian Education Foundation
American Indian Graduate Center
American Indian Science & Engineering Society
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
American Political Science Association Scholarships for Underrepresented Students
American Society for Microbiology
American Sociological Association Minority Fellowship Program
Asian American Journalists Association
Association on American Indian Affairs
AT&T Undergraduate Research Program for Women & Minorities Underrepresented in the Sciences
Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships
Black Excel Scholarships for Minorities
Coca Cola Scholars Foundation
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Scholarship
Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology
Financial Aid for Minority Students
Financial Aid for Native American Students
Gates Millennium Undergraduate Scholars Program
Harry S. Truman Scholarship Site
Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities
Hispanic College Fund
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Historically Black College & University Scholarships
Intel Science Talent Search
International Association of Black Actuaries
Jackie Robinson Scholarship
Kirby Puckett Scholarship
McNair Scholars Foundation
Microsoft Tuition Scholarships
Minority, Ethnic, & International Student Scholarships
Minority Health Program Opportunities for Minority Students
Multicultural Student Scholarships
National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
National Association of Black Journalists
Page Education Foundation Grants
Ron Brown Scholar Program
Ronald McDonald House Charities African-American Future Achievers
Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholarships
State Farm Insurance Scholarship Partnerships
Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
United Negro College Fund
UNCF MERCK Science Initiative
Xerox Scholarships for Students
Information on Scholarship Scams
Campus Crime Information
Campus Crime Statistics, U.S. Dept. of Education
Avoid Diploma Mills
Diploma mills, or degree mills, are fraudulent "colleges" that offer potential students degrees requiring little or no serious work. These "colleges" are not legitimate or accredited. Learn more about diploma mills:
Check for Accreditation
Council for Higher Education Accreditation
Oregon Office of Degree Authorization
Career Information & Resources
Apprenticeship Training, U.S. Department of Labor
Apprenticeships, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry
Construct My Future
Explore Health Careers
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Other Useful Websites
General Educational Development (GED) Testing