Exploring the CSU system is easy to do from a remote location.
Student Aid Commission
Complete information about financing a college education in the State
of California. All the information that you need about the SAT, PSAT, AP, and CLEP
examinations. Dates, fee info, test preparation, registration, and
scores. Also has other college planning features.
The College Board offers concrete advice on test preparation, applications,
financial aid, and other concerns shared by students and parents looking
Internet Guide to Colleges and Universities
Search for a college or university by state/province (Canada), number
of students, and tuition range. After you get your list of search
results, you can link directly to the Web sites of select schools.
Also, browse through a list of colleges geographically. You can also
apply online to select schools.
on the Web
Fill out the free online application forms (FAFSA, Renewal FAFSA,
or Correction Form) and apply for federal student financial aid.
Financial Aid Search Through the Web
"In 1995, an idea was born: use the Internet to help students
find scholarships for college. Match each student's background, automatically,
with eligibility requirements for scholarships from around the country
and advise them about scholarship opportunities tailored to them.
All for free."
This nicely designed, easy to navigate site provides helpful information
about college and career planning, and has sections for middle to
high school students, college students, parents, and loan borrowers.
It's sponsored by a number of different student loan corporations,
so it's in the best interests of the sponsors to make you understand
as much as possible about applying for and getting loans for school,
but the other sections are also well done.
Colleges and Universities
You can search for information about colleges and universities in
a number of different ways here, including alphabetically, geographically,
two-year schools, four-year schools, majors offered, and religious
"This Canadian web site gives you immediate access to our database
of thousands of scholarships, bursaries, fellowships, grants and other
financial awards. Whether you are about to enter your first year of
post-secondary education or are already enrolled in a university or
college program, studentawards.com can help you find the money to
finance your education."
Federal Student Financial Aid Homepage