THE COLLEGE FOUNDATION OF NORTH CAROLINA

This is a great resource for all NC students and includes information about NC private and public college as well as career options.

They also recently introduced fixed-rate student loans at a very reasonable rate which should be considered after taking the Sallie Mae federal government loans. 

COLLEGE NAVIGATOR

This is a great resource to quickly determine if a school is a reach, match or safe option for you.

College Admission Testing 

Registration

  • SAT - Register for the SAT reasoning test and the SAT Subject Tests and review for the tests
     

  • ACT - Register for the ACT test and use the online test review information
     

  • TOEFL - (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Register here and practice for the test
     

Information and Test Preparation

Scholarships and Financial Aid

  • FAFSA  - Free Application for Federal Student Aid
     

  • FAFSA 4Caster - Get an estimate of your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) to your college expenses
     

  • FAFSA PIN - Register for your PIN so you can sign your FAFSA electronically
     

  • CSS Profile - Financial aid application required by some colleges in addition to the FAFSA
     

  • Net Price Calculators - Use this College Board tool or visit each college website for its own calculator
     

  • Fast Web  - National free scholarship search
     

  • finaid.org  - A comprehensive student guide to financial aid
     

  • NACACnet  - Complete family financial aid resource
     

  • studentaid.ed.gov - The guide to Federal student aid
     

  • eduPASS - Financial aid resources for international students

     

Scholarships and Financial Aid