The process of applying for financial aid is virtually the
same as when you first attended college. Click here to
revisit those steps.
The money from scholarships and grants does not have
to be repaid, so it pays to look into these options before
considering loans. Also, private and tribal scholarships
and grants tend to be portable, meaning you may be able
to take them with you even if you change schools. Some
aid programs lock you into one college or university.
If you must consider a loan, click here to learn about the various loan options.