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CHS Counseling Office

paying for college/
financial aid

Paying for college can be stressful and confusing. But if you do your research and get organized, you can make the best decision for you and your college-bound student. Loans are a helpful way to bridge any gaps, but as you can see, there are other ways to afford the cost. Regardless of what you choose to do, don’t forget to fill out a new FAFSA form before every academic year.

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Create a budget for school:


Compare the prices at each school including all expenses and then compare which one is the better fit for your budget.

Different Ways You Can Pay for College:












Contact the Financial Aid Office at the school you are interested in. They can answer your questions, and ask a lot of questions. 

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