MASSACHUSETTS MENTOR – This site includes virtual campus tours, online applications and financial aid forms. The Association of Independent Colleges and Universities in Massachusetts sponsors this site.
OCCUPATIONAL OUTLOOK HANDBOOK – Presented yearly by the US Department of Labor. This site details the hiring projections, salary information and educational path necessary for employment. Scroll to the “Ways to use the Occupational Outlook Handbook site: the A-Z index is most helpful.
SALLIE MAE – The nation’s leading provider of student loans and administrator of college savings plans. The company primarily provides federal and private student loans for undergraduate and graduate students and their parents.
FINAID – FinAid is a comprehensive, informative web site that offers a first stop on the web for students looking for ways to finance their education.
STUDENT AND PARENT LOAN INFORMATION – This web site from the College Board offers debt planning tips, college costs and expected family contribution worksheets, and information about a variety of programs.
FASTWEB – Students may register for scholarship information. FastWeb is one of Internet’s largest free scholarship search sites.