United States Department of Education

U.S. Department of Education Information

  • www.studentaid.ed.gov  The U.S. Department of Education's general information page on student aid and other services. It is the most comprehensive resource on student financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education. Grants, loans, and work-study are the three major forms of student financial aid available through the Department's Student Financial Assistance office. Updated each award year, The Student Guide tells you about the programs and how to apply for them.

  • www.fafsa.ed.gov  The U.S. Department of Education's web page where you can complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) electronically.

  •  www.pin.ed.gov  The U.S. Department of Education's page where you request a personal identification number to electronically sign financial aid forms.

  • www.nslds.ed.gov  The U.S. Department of Education's page that contains your federal loan history, enrollment and repayment status.  It also lists the schools you have attended, lenders and loan servicer(s).