The ACT - This website provides students with information regarding the ACT and resources to prepare for the ACT. Students may also register for the ACT and send their scores to different colleges on this website.
College Board/SAT - This website provides students with information regarding the SAT and resources to prepare for the SAT. Students may also register for the SAT and send their scores to different colleges on this website.
Financial Aid Resources
- Grants - Financial aid that does not have to be repaid
- Loans - Borrowed money that must be repaid-with interest
- Work-study - Earn money by working on campus while enrolled in school to help pay for education expenses
The Financial Aid Toolkit (USDE) provides federal student aid information and outreach tools for counselors, college access professionals, nonprofit mentors, and other advisors.
- U.S. citizens with a valid Social Security Number
- High school graduates or GED recipients
- Students enrolled in an eligible program who are seeking a degree
- Males between the ages of 18 and 25 who are registered with the Selective Service
- Who Gets Aid (USDE)
High school seniors should follow these steps:
- Create an FSA Account and ID
- Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The application will be available starting October 1st of your senior year. For priority consideration in the State of Kansas, you must submit the FAFSA by March 1 visit fafsa.ed.gov (Note: fafsa.com is not the official website of the federal government.)
- Review your Student Aid Report (SAR).
- Contact the school(s) you may attend.
- Meet with your TRIO Advisor to receive assistance in applying for financial aid.