Financial Aid Videos

Learn about how financial aid works and how to apply

We don't want you to miss a beat in your planning for college or training after high school, so we've recorded our financial aid workshops for you. Our online workshops, with matching resources, meet you wherever you are in the process.

Financial Aid & Managing College Costs presentation

Learn about college costs & types of financial aid

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NOTE: As of June 30, 2022, Federal Student Aid discontinued the Mobile App mentioned in our video. Find the most current federal and VSAC loan rates.

High school sophomores and juniors:

Start thinking about how to pay for college or career training and learning about how financial aid works.

How to Fill Out Your FAFSA

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How to Apply for Grants & Scholarships

VSAC walks you through how to complete the Vermont state grant application, question-by-question. We also show you how to apply for any of the 120+ VSAC-assisted scholarships.

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NOTE: The scholarship deadline for 2023 is February 15; and the maximum grant is no longer $12,800; it is now $14,000.

How to Choose an Education Loan

Learn the ins and outs of choosing the best education loan for your situation.

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Financial Aid — I've applied. Now what?

Find out what happens after you submit your financial aid and college applications.

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Compare Your Financial Aid Offers

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Appealing Your Financial Aid Offers

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