Try our customized web search for colleges and financial aid, or browse the list of sites below.
Customized Web Search
- College and University Rankings - http://www.library.uiuc.edu/edx/rankings.htm
- The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign offers this site with links to sites which provide ranking of various colleges and universities. The site also includes a bibliography of printed works on college rankings, and words of caution about the methods used to arrive at rankings.
- College Board: starting points for students and parents - http://www.collegeboard.com/?student
- A site packed with useful information. College Search allows a user to search by collegem name or, using the advanced search, to match a college to personal preferences. Click "For Students" to see a listing of available topics. Under "Pay for College" find financial aid calculators and advice, and a Scholarship Search which lets you submit information about yourself to find out what scholarships you are qualified for. The site also includes a guide to the application process and information on preparing for college and on entrance exams. Ofrece una selección de recursos en español para asesores, estudiantes y padres, además de información acerca de los programas y servicios de College Board en Puerto Rico y en América Latina.
- College Navigator - http://collegenavigator.ed.gov/
- College Navigator lets you search for a college by location, program, or other criteria: programs offered, degrees offered, institution type, price, selectivity, distance from home, school size, institutional mission (historically black colleges and universities, single-sex), extended learning opportunities for adults (weekend and evening degree programs), and intercollegiate athletics programs offered. A U.S. government site operated by the National Center For Education Statistics.
- CollegeSource Online
- In-library use only. Database of colleges and universities, searchable by criteria such as programs, tuition range, and location. Includes the full text of school catalogs from two-year, four-year, and graduate institutions.
- CollegeZone en español - http://www.collegezone.com/spanishzone/5678.htm
- Preguntas frecuentes y más sobre buscar una universidad, postular a la admisión y obtener ayuda financiera.
- Learning Abroad Center - http://www.umabroad.umn.edu/index.html
- Use the study programs directory to find colleges and universities in countries other than the U.S.A., by country and/or major or field of study. Scholarship and work abroad information is also available. Provided by the University of Minnesota.
- Oregon Student Access Commission / Get College Funds - http://www.getcollegefunds.org/
- The official State of Oregon Web site. Includes valuable information for students and their families in Oregon. Users may submit electronic or paper applications for state-administered funds.
- University of Oregon Financial Aid page - http://financialaid.uoregon.edu/
- University of Oregon page which has some useful information about financial aid and Oregon scholarships.
- FinAid Financial Aid Page - http://www.finaid.org/
- Major guide to financial aid sites with links for special classes of students and links to scholarship databases.
- FastWeb - http://www.fastweb.com
- Free data base of scholarship funds sources.
- Native American Student Information on the Internet - http://www.hanksville.org/NAresources/indices/NAstudent.html
- Native American Studies programs, a free general studies program for Native Americans, a list of Native American student organizations, and financial aid sources.
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Updated: 10 October 2012