On-demand college planning webinars, action plan handouts and resources for parents through BigFuture, a free comprehensive website that improves the college planning process.
“Trusted Sources: Seeking Advice on Applying to Universities in Another Country” A Guide for Students and Parents
Many individuals and organizations offer students guidance on researching and applying to universities in another country.
Understanding who these individuals and organizations are and what support they provide will help you make educated choices
about who can help you.
College Affordability and Transparency Center
Resource for determining the cost of colleges and career & vocational training programs, changes in tuition, and net price.
Allows for comparison of colleges by graduation rate, cost, and salary relative to the national average and searchable by location and other institutional factors.
College search engine developed by the National Center for Education Statistics allowing users to search for colleges/universities by specific institutional characteristics.
I’m First website for first-generation students
Online community connecting and providing resources to future and current first-generation college students
Preparing for College
Resources for students and families with links to information about the college exploration and admission process
College Abacus financial aid calculator
Personalized Financial Aid comparison and calculator tool for parents, students, and counselors
North Carolina College Guide
Resource to help students and families in North Carolina plan for college
On-demand Webinar: Financial Literacy: Concepts and Resources to Help Families Make the Best Financial Decisions
Webinar that provides important financial concepts students should know and resources to help them make better decisions when it comes to financing their education.