February 2016

Seniors ‐ Need help filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)? Remember, while every postsecondary school may have its own finanial aid deadline, the priority deadline for the University System of New Hampshire campuses (Keene State College, Plymouth State University, and the University of New Hampshire) is March 1. Call us at 888.7.GRADUATE, x119 if you have any questions or watch our helpful "Guide to Filing the FAFSA" video by clicking below.

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Just for Juniors!

Juniors ‐ Over 1,000 N.H. high school juniors and their parents/gaurdians will be at Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) on Saturday, April 2nd for our 17th Annual Destination CollegeSM event. The program includes various college planning workshops, a college fair with nearly 70 colleges and universities in attendance along with the chance to win a $500 college scholarship! This event is FREE to attend, but online registration is required.

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Scholarship Corner

Two scholarships from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation (NHCF) are now available! The NHCF is New Hampshire's largest source of scholarship dollars. Applications for the Statewide Student Aid Program ‑ for students enrolling in a four‑year degree program ‑ are due 4/15/16 and applications for the Career Aid for Technical Students ‑ for students enrolling in a two‑year degree program ‑ are due 6/15/16. Apply today!


Deciphering Your Financial Aid Award Letters

Have you started receiving financial aid award letters yet? Having a little trouble deciphering them all? Check out our helpful article on "Understanding the Award Letter" by clicking below. Our counselors are also available to help review your letters during a FREE 60 minute appointment. Call us at 888.7.GRADUATE, x119 to schedule your appointment today!

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Hitting the Road for College Tours

Juniors ‐ February and April breaks provide the perfect opportunity to start exploring college campuses. Read up on helpful tips on how to make the most of your campus tour!

Can't make it on a college tour? Check out or for virtual tours that allow you to explore campuses you may be interested in.

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I Am College Bound Promo of the Month

HS Students: Participate each month in our I Am College Bound promotion! Just read a college planning or financial aid article, answer a question about the article correctly, and you will be entered to win a $25 Amazon gift card in a random drawing from correct entries.

I Am College Bound's goal is to provide New Hampshire students with the inspiration, information and planning support to pursue higher education goals - share the link with your friends!

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