Welcome to the journey toward higher education!
Whether you’re a freshman or a senior, careful planning and steady work will help you get to the college or career training program you choose. We can help guide you (and your parents) throughout this important journey—and help you make smart financial decisions all along the way. Check out the links below to get started.



HS seniors, need help with financial aid forms? FAFSA first. FAFSA Now. Get help & resources.
All about why you need to do the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and ways VSAC can help you fill it out.
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Students: Need help with your college plans?
Attend a free virtual college fair this spring with more than 600 colleges. Sign up today to ask questions and make connections with advisers from great schools.
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Looking for a program in Vermont?
Your guide to Vermont colleges & universities.
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Vermont grants = Free $$ for college or training
Don't miss out on VT's gift aid for college or other training after high school.
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$$ for scholarships
It's simple to apply for VSAC-assisted scholarships.
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Resources (PDFs, Spreadsheets, Infographics)

Name Type Download Resource
Dual Enrollment Step by Step PDF
Family Career Questionnaire PDF
Financial Aid & Managing College Costs presentation handout PDF
Financial Aid Budget Worksheet PDF
Financial Aid Offer Comparison Tool Excel Spreadsheet
Finding Colleges That Fit PDF
Informational Interviewing and Job Shadowing Guide PDF
Life After High School PDF
Paying for College Guide PDF
Planning for college: Planning guide for grades 7-12 PDF

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