Monday, October 14, 2019

Financial Aid Meeting for Seniors/Parents

YOU’RE INVITED!!  


What:FAFSA Completion Event
Who:Seniors and their parent/guardian
Where:Melrose High School Media Center
When:6:00-8:00 pm on Tuesday evening, November 12th 
(during the same time as parent-teacher conferences)
More Info:
There will be financial aid representatives here during this event that will help
you complete the FAFSA (free application for federal student aid).
The FAFSA is required if you are hoping to receive grants or loans from a college. 
Please fill out this form 3 days before the event and bring your 2018 income tax
information.  
Also, there are two videos at the bottom of this post that will help you in the
process of getting ready for this event and for completing the FAFSA. 


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Another opportunity if you cannot make it to the Melrose HS event:
The Saint Ben’s and Saint John’s financial aid office will be hosting a
FAFSA-completion event on Monday, November 11 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM
in the Saint John’s University Alcuin Library.  You are not required to
apply to CSB/SJU in order to utilize this service.  RSVP using the link below: 
because space will be limited, families will be asked to sign
up for one of two times-slots:  5:00 – 6:00 or 6:00 – 7:00 PM. 

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

October is "College Knowledge Month"!

October is known as "College Knowledge Month" in the state of MN as a way to encourage students to start thinking and applying to college.  There are many different activities planned with MN State Colleges to help a student with navigating the college application process during this month.  Check out the website linked below where you will also learn about the various colleges that are offering a free application during the month or the last week of October.  See me if you have questions!