There are many resources available in the Boston area to help students and their families find ways to make college as affordable as possible. In addition to the college counseling program in your high school, there are college and university websites and on-campus offices, Here are a few organizations which support Massachusetts residents in navigating the financial aid process:
“uAspire is committed to ensuring that you have the financial information and resources necessary to find an affordable path to – and through – a college degree". Operating for more than thirty years, uAspire is Boston-based national nonprofit focused on supporting aspiring college students who are the most financially disadvantaged. The organization works in the Boston, Springfield, Lawrence and Fall River Public Schools and its website has resources for and planning tools for anyone.
Bottom Linewww.bottomline.org Bottom Line works with high school students in the Boston and Worcester Public Schools providing individualized affordability counseling.
ThreadED: Fashion for a Future P.O. Box 202 Newton, MA 02465