Financial Aid Basics
Learn more about financial aid.
What is financial aid?
Financial aid is help given to eligible students to pay for school. Students can use it to pay for educational expenses at an eligible postsecondary school. There are three categories of student aid:
- Grants and scholarships
Who provides financial aid?
Financial aid can come from a variety of sources. These include:
What does financial aid cover?
Financial aid can cover multiple expenses. These include: