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Title:Making college affordable: A work-book on financial aid, loans, and scholarships for college-bound students and their families
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Short Description:This workbook was put together to assist students and their families with gaining a better understanding of the financial aid process and how to navigate it.
Annotation:The Higher Education Information Center at TERI College Access put together this workbook to assist students and their families with gaining a better understanding of the financial aid process and how to navigate it.
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College and Career Planning (for Parents)
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Financial Aid
Low-Income Students
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