Financial Aid Resources

 

Upload your Financial Aid documents securely!

To securely transfer your confidential documents to the Financial Aid Office, simply upload them through this WNCC Financial Aid Filedrop. Please include the student's name and WNCC ID in the Subject line.

Federal Student Aid Information Center
800.433.3243 (800.4.FED.AID)

Federal Student Aid/U.S. Department of Education
Federal Student Aid Videos 

Veterans Administration  
Vocational Rehabilitation
Workforce Development 
Social Security Administration
Selective Service
Federal FAFSA site 
Federal Student Aid (FSA) ID 
Federal Direct Student Loans 
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) General Info (English)
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) General Info (Multiple Languages)
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Toolkit

 

Private organizations that support higher education

www.finaid.org
www.educationquest.org
www.americorps.gov  
www.nelnet.com
www.nslp.org
www.KnowHow2Go.org
www.finaid.org/otheraid/spanish.phtml    
www.nasfaa.org

 

Free Internet Scholarship Search Engines

*Beware of any scholarship database or application that requires you to pay a fee! 

www.FastWeb.com                                                                   
www.collegeboard.org              
www.gocollege.com                                                                                              
www.collegenet.com                                                                                       
www.educationquest.org                                                                                     
www.latinocollegedollars.org
www.studentaid.ed.gov/scholarship
www.latinoac.nebraska.gov/education.htm

 

Other Resources

FAFSA4caster – estimate the aid you will receive
EducationQuest Tools to help you complete the FAFSA 
Article: Advising 'Dreamers' on Paying for College: What Has Changed, and What Hasn't Since 2012
Inceptia
National Student Loan Program 
National Student Loan Data System 
Nelnet Education Planning & Financing

Use “Calculators” at above links for cost and savings calculator; expected family contribution estimator; and budget, student loan repayment and consolidation calculators.