Paying for College
You have to stay in school. You have to. You have to go to college. You have to get your degree. Because that's the one thing people can't take away from you is your education. And it is worth the investment.
- Michelle Obama
Welcome - please explore the many resources available that will help you to envision a financially viable path to college. There are abundant resources at your fingertips - with a little research and some planning, you can have what you need to make college possible.
Did You Miss College & Career Day?
No Problem! Check out some of the following videos to catch up on what you missed!
FAFSA/ORSAA Workshop (Link coming soon) - Jenn Satalino from ECMC's The College Place Oregon provides an overview of the process of applying for different types of financial aid and how to cover college costs.
First Generation Latinx College Readiness (Link coming soon) - Araceli Cruz - This workshop is designed for Latinx first-generation students & families seeking tools and knowledge to be successful in their college journey. Participants can expect a general overview of the admissions and financial aid process. We will use culturally relevant language, practices and customs to explain tools that will support their college goals.
How to Navigate Financial Aid as an Undocumented Student (Link coming soon) - Araceli Cruz - In this workshop, participants will learn about resources available to Oregon undocumented/DACAmented students pursuing higher education. Participants will learn about specific financial aid applications, available funding sources, private scholarships, and alternative financing options.