With the growing cost of college tuition, properly financing your student’s journey to a brighter future can prove challenging. Although financial aid affords your student some flexibility and security while pursuing an education, unexpected obstacles can arise.
Sometimes, your student’s first-choice colleges aren’t the ones offering the most financial aid. In other cases, a financial aid package doesn’t meet the needs of the family. For these circumstances, Online College Planning, our experts offer you and your student valuable insight to lead you through the appeals process.
We are committed to exploring every opportunity to increase your student’s financial aid through appeals.
If your student’s financial aid does not match academic expenses, we guide your family in seeking out additional help through our financial aid appeals services. If your family is in need of assistance, we provide you with a variety of options and complimentary services within our college planning packages.
There’s a multitude of variables that financial aid takes into account and — along with the right questions — a simple appeal can help your student obtain financial stability. When first applying for financial aid, appeal we encourage families to request additional free financial assistance. Sometimes by just asking, a student can receive a scholarship or grant.
Complimentary to financial aid appeals, we also offer scholarship assistance, increasing your student’s financial stability.
Let our experience guide you through what can be a trying and unpleasant ordeal.
If your family’s financial circumstances have changed after submitting financial aid forms, we’re here to help. When the tax returns used to determine financial aid payout don’t accurately represent the family’s current financial circumstance, your student may qualify to receive more financial aid.
For more information about Online College Planning’s appeal service, contact us today.