Online Resources for Colleges & Financial Aid

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Becas y ayuda financiera para estudiantes
Sitio del gobierno con las guías y las solicitudes para obtener becas, los subsidios o los préstamos estudiantiles
College and University Rankings -
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 -
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 -
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.
Learning Abroad Center -
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 -
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 -
University of Oregon page which has some useful information about financial aid and Oregon scholarships.
FinAid Financial Aid Page -
Major guide to financial aid sites with links for special classes of students and links to scholarship databases.
FastWeb -
Free data base of scholarship funds sources.
Native American Student Information on the Internet -
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