How to Get A Good Education and Afford It
MPR program on choosing the right college for you
Funding Education Beyond High School
Published by the US Department of Education, this publication provides information on federal grants, loans, and work study.
The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) can be completed anytime AFTER January 1. Applications are available online. A paper copy can also be obtained by calling 1-800-4-FED-AID. The Mounds View District's annual FAFSA meeting will take place on January 10, 2012 at Irondale High School at 7:00pm in the auditorium.
Learn how to complete the FAFSA correctly.
This tool estimates your eligibilty for a Federal Pell Grant, Minnesota State Grant, and federal education tax benefits.
FAFSA PowerPoint given on January 8, 2013
Financial Planning Night
Mike Branch, a financial adviser from Focus Financial, presented information on financial planning for college. Mr. Branch's presentation entitled, "The Value of a College Education and the Reality of Paying For It" was intended for families as they begin preparing for the costs of higher education. This information was presented at Mounds View High School on October 6 and at Irondale High School on October 24.