General Financial Aid Tips

Tips from the College Board
College Navigator
Tips from the Department of Education

 

CSS/PROFILE Tips

Syracuse University requires undergraduate students interested in applying for Syracuse University Grant to file the CSS/PROFILE annually. Use the guide below to assist you when filing your CSS/PROFILE.

CSS/PROFILE Guide

 

FAFSA Tips

Syracuse University requires all students interested in applying for federal financial aid to file the Federal Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) annually. To avoid common mistakes, view the following links.

FAFSA 101
FAFSA FAQs
FAFSA4caster – Receive an early estimate of your eligibility for federal student aid
Common FAFSA Mistakes

 

Loan Tips

Avoiding Deceptive Student Loan Offers
The Top 10 Student Loan Tips for Recent Graduates

 

Warnings About Financial Aid Consultants and Scholarship Scams

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators’ website