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Financial AiD Forms & Tools

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Families need to complete this form in order to be eligible for financial aid at all schools.

Federal Student Aid Estimator

Prior to filling out financial aid forms, you can use this tool, provided by the U.S. Department of Education, to get an estimate of your Student Aid Index (SAI). 

MyinTuition Quick College Cost Estimator

More than 70 colleges, primarily more selective private ones, offer quick estimates via this website.

College Scholarship Service (CSS) Profile

Several hundred schools, primarily more selective private ones, require the CSS Profile in addition to the FAFSA.

Student Loan Calculator

This calculator, provided by Forbes Advisor, allows you to see what student loan repayment could look like for you.

Debt/Salary Wizard

This tool, from Mapping Your Future, allows you to enter a projected post-college salary and see the amount of loans that would be considered affordable based on that salary. You can also enter a debt amount and see what salary would be needed to make that debt affordable.