Continuing College Students

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Housing and Meals Explained

Now, that you’ve chosen your college your next step is planning! Will you be dorming on campus or live at
Paying For College

Personal Expenses

Luckily, financial aid covers most tuition and fees. Other expenses that arise from our college education are our personal expenses.
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Work Study

Work-study is one of the financial aid options that are available to you if you qualify for it. There are
Applying To College

Diversity

When choosing what college to attend, one of the most important components to consider is the campus’s diversity. Not only
CSS Profile information
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CSS Profile information

The CSS Profile (College Scholarship Service Profile) is an additional financial aid form required by a large number of private
All About the FSA ID (Federal Student Aid ID)
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All About the FSA ID (Federal Student Aid ID)

The FSA (Federal Student Aid ID) is a self-selected username and password that is an important first step of the
Moneythink’s DecidED.
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Moneythink’s DecidED.

One of the most memorable events in a student’s life is receiving their college acceptance letter in their portal, or
myStudentAid Mobile App
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myStudentAid Mobile App

Financial aid is a college student’s worst nightmare as it can be very complex and complicated. Understanding this, the Federal
Resources for the Holidays: LGBTQ+ Resources, Food Banks, Shelters, and more!
Mental Health & Self Care

Resources for the Holidays: LGBTQ+ Resources, Food Banks, Shelters, and more!

By MONICA AGUILERA Boba-drinking, Zelda-playing, Horror-watching brown girl from Oaxacalifornia. The holiday season is upon us!  While this can be
How Volunteering is Beneficial
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How Volunteering is Beneficial

By KIMBERLY FABIAN First-generation brown girl. Born and raised in LA. Street food, earring, and cumbia enthusiast. COVID is limiting
Setting Boundaries for the Holiday Season and Beyond
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Setting Boundaries for the Holiday Season and Beyond

By ARIANA LOPEZ TORRES Ariana is studying microbiology, she enjoys listening to true-crime podcasts and spending time with her cat
College Cost Calculator
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College Cost Calculator

What is the uAspire College Cost Calculator?  uAspire’s College Cost Calculator is a free online tool that helps you compare
Resources for Student Loan Borrowers
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Resources for Student Loan Borrowers

The Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS) has put together tools and advice for students and borrowers impacted by
Creating a College List Part 2:  How to Research Colleges to Develop a “Balanced College List”
Applying To College

Creating a College List Part 2:  How to Research Colleges to Develop a “Balanced College List”

Once you have spent time “Discovering You” and determined your core values important in your college search, the next step
Scholarships Open to Undocumented Students
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Scholarships Open to Undocumented Students

By ANA ANTUNA LA girl who enjoys films, vegetarian food, and art. USC Alum. Scholarships are a great way to
How to Apply for the California Dream Act
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How to Apply for the California Dream Act

College application season is here and that means it is also time to apply for financial aid! When you are
Campus Resources for Undocumented Students
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Campus Resources for Undocumented Students

While California has established statewide programs so undocumented students can safely apply for financial aid, such as California Dream Act,
5 Ways to Connect With Your Classmates in a Virtual Setting
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5 Ways to Connect With Your Classmates in a Virtual Setting

By MONICA AGUILERA Boba-drinking, Zelda-playing, Horror-watching brown girl from Oaxacalifornia. During our Let’s Go to College LA launch, we found

Workshop Alert!👀This presentation will cover the recent passage of the CA Student Borrower Bill of Rights, federal versus private loans, Public Service Loan Forgiveness, income-driven repayment plans, and of course any questions you may have regarding student loans! We will also be providing resources to help you navigate your own student loans. ⭐️Students who attend will be entered in a raffle to win a gift card! ⭐️
Link in bio to register! #studentloans #loans #college #fafsa #financialaid #california
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