Training Video
7 min.

Are You Financially Fit For College?

  • College and Career Resources

Overview

Give students the information and confidence they need to get into the college they want AND pay for it. Join a TGR facilitator and high school students as they demonstrate tools to help students navigate the financial aid process. In this video, students will meet other peers who are applying for colleges and financial aid. Students will learn about the tools they can use to navigate the complex web of financial resources available for incoming college student, including FAFSA, grants and scholarships. With this resource, students will find the college that is the best ‘financial fit’ toward reaching their education goals.

Student Will Learn

  • 21st Century Skills
    • Collaboration
    • Communication
    • Critical Thinking

Content Areas

  • College Readiness
  • Financial Literacy

Objectives

  • Identify different types of scholarships available.
  • Understand the parts of a financial aid award letter.
  • Understand the FAFSA and CSS Profile.
  • Know how to access different financial aid options.

Suggested Time

  • 7 Minutes