A seminar for parents of college-bound students

This seminar is designed to disseminate information to parents that will enable them to make the financial aid process understandable and as cost- effective as possible. Topics discussed include:

  • A conceptual understanding of financial aid process; facts vs. myths.
  • The financial aid application process.
  • The impact of parental and student assets.
  • How income affects eligibility.
  • Single, separated, divorced and remarried parents dilemma.
  • Dependent vs. independent.
  • The importance of deadlines.
  • Shopping financial aid packages.