Useful Online Resources
Search the following links for information on:
Financial Aid Information
- Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Allows students to apply online for student financial aid and check the status of their application.
- 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.
- MN Dream Act Application
Used by Minnesota's undocumented students to apply for state financial aid
- Scholarships Offered by Minnesota Institutions
529 College Savings Plans
Military Family Resources
College Admissions Tests
Minnesota Colleges & Universities
- 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.
- University of Minnesota
Provides information on the University's Twin Cities, Duluth, Crookston, Morris and Rochester campuses.
- Minnesota Transfer
Provides information on how students can transfer credits between Minnesota institutions.
- Students United
Scholarships for students attending one of MinnState's seven state universities.
National College Searches
- Campus Crime Statistics, U.S. Dept. of Education
- College Answer
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.
- College Gold
Provides information on FastWeb's College Gold book and access to interactive tools, calculators, and resources to help you plan and pay for college.
- College Navigator
Provides information on colleges, tuition and enrollment demographics through a searchable database.
- College View
Provides a college search of schools in the United States and Canada.
- Peterson's / Thomson Learning
Provides higher education information for parents and students of all ages.
- National College Fairs
Students of Color: Scholarships for First Generation or Underrepresented Minority Students