Types of financial aid and college funding to consider before taking out student loans

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Types of financial aid and college funding to consider before taking out student loans

Learn how to take advantage of different types of financial aid available, like scholarships and grants, to help pay for school before taking out student loans.

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The Award Letter

Award letters are sent from the schools where you are accepted and details how much financial aid you will receive. Discover Student Loans explains what to expect.

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What Is The Student Aid Report?

A Student Aid Report comes after you send your FAFSA and is used to estimate your financial aid. Learn what's in it and why it matters with Discover Student Loans.

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Your Ultimate Guide to the FAFSA

Learn what the FAFSA is and how filling it out early can benefit you and your finances as you prepare for college financial aid and student loans.

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Federal Work-Study

Learn more about the Federal Work-Study Program that provides part-time jobs to help students pay for their college education.

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