A college education has become a significant expense for most families and requires careful planning. Whatever your financial situation is, we encourage you to use this information to help you understand college funding so you can navigate the financial aid process with greater ease.

State Financial Aid

States provide many financial aid opportunities to help ease the cost of a college education. Please select the state you reside in to learn about state sponsored internships, scholarships and financial aid programs for undergraduate students and assistantships, fellowships, and residency programs for graduate and professional students.

District of Columbia (Washington D.C.)

Financial Aid Programs

The following link provides the most current information regarding Financial Aid assistance for students looking to obtain a post-secondary schooleducation.


District of Columbia College Access Program (DC-CAP)

District of Columbia College Access Program (DC-CAP) advisors are located in DC public and DC public charter high school’s DC-CAP College Information Resource Centers (CIRC) or by calling the DC-CAP main office at 202-783-7933.