Financial Aid Information
Paying for college can be daunting for parents and students. Below are some online resources that will be very helpful.
In the fall, Pottsgrove High School puts on a financial aid night. Check the calendar for the yearly date of this important night.
The below link is an overview of the financial aid process:
Montgomery County College offers a FREE Course to help you understand how to pay for college: Check out the link below for more information:
http://www.mc3.edu/money-mattersAll financial aid must go through FAFSA, Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The link is below.http://fafsa.ed.gov
As Pennsylvania residents, students may also be able to receive funding through PHEAA, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency. The link is below.
Some colleges may request or require the CSS Profile. The CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE (often written as CSS PROFILE), short for the College Scholarship Service Profile, is an application distributed by the College Board in the United States allowing college students to apply for financial aid. It is primarily designed to give private member institutions of the College Board a closer look into the finances of a student and family. It is much more detailed than the FAFSA. The link is below.