Analyze your ability to qualify for college funding and to what extent
by computing your Expected Family Contribution.
Develop "college aid planning" concepts that may lower your out-of-pocket
costs by increasing your eligibility for funding.
Provide a "college search" that evaluates colleges you have specified and
pinpoints others that offer the curriculum that fits your child's career goal
and a variety of other specified criteria, also identifying those schools that
historically have offered a combination of high monetary awards and strong
Help you negotiate with colleges that offer you unexpectedly low funding.
We obtain information from you to maximize the awards, evaluate the awards, and
contact Financial Aid Officers on your behalf to improve those awards when
desirable or necessary, in our judgment, while tracking progress.
Provide you with SAT/ACT practice study guide along with software produced
by the Kaplan Learning Centers and guaranteed to improve test scores.
Review with you the "Student Aid Report" you'll receive from the government
for accuracy and help you make any necessary corrections of errors that might
otherwise impede funding.
Help you complete all Stafford and Plus loan applications if these are
awarded to you as part of the college funding package.
Provide you with a toll-free customer service number to call with any
questions or any problems you may wish to discuss.
Provide access to a computer driven, comprehensive college and career