Apply2College & 4Financial Aid Event

Updated:  August 30, 2021

Apply2College Day

What:  Apply2College – Students Only
When:  Friday, October 8, 2021
Time:  Morning

 

Financial Aid Programs for Juniors and Seniors: 

EducationQuest will host statewide virtual events this year again. 

Parents or guardians who attend may register on their student’s behalf.

During the program, an EducationQuest representative will explain:

  • The types of financial aid

  • How to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

  • How colleges award financial aid

Information about financial aid and the FAFSA is also available on the EducationQuest website in the How to Pay for College section and in FAFSA Tools.

SENIORS: 

There will be virtual programming regarding the FAFSA, which is only completed by seniors (WHS will also provide a FAFSA tutorial opportunity in October; information yet to come) as well.

Juniors and seniors can also benefit from many College Fair opportunities.  All registration and events are online at this time. 

These virtual programs can be accessed as follows

WEBINARS – click here for dates, times, and registration
September – Financial Aid Programs
October – FAFSA Tutorial
November – FAFSA Tutorial and FAFSA Follow-up

VIRTUAL COLLEGE FAIRS – Register at eqf.org/collegefair
October 12, 9 a.m.-noon CT
November 10, 5 p.m.-8 p.m. CT
December 8, 9 a.m.-noon CT

For free help with college planning and the FAFSA, contact  EducationQuest at  800-303-3745

EDUCATION QUEST FOUNDATION website: http://www.educationquest.org   

Parents & Students: Before filling out your FAFSA application for financial aid, you will need to register for a PIN NUMBER. You will EACH need your own number in order to complete the filing process quickly.

Complete the FAFSA at:  http://www.FAFSA.gov 

DO NOT USE      www.FAFSA.com     THIS SITE WILL ASK YOU TO PAY FOR HELP WITH THE FAFSA.  IT IS FREE (hence the title, Free Application for Federal Student Aid) THROUGH THE gov SITE.