The Ottumwa Courier

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December 3, 2013

Financial aid program Monday at OHS

OTTUMWA — Ottumwa High School will sponsor a financial aid program from the Iowa College Access Network at 6 p.m. Monday in the OHS auditorium.

The presentation takes about an hour, and then there is an opportunity for individual questions after.

The goal of the Financial Aid Program is to help high school seniors and their parent/guardian understand the process of applying for financial aid and scholarships, offer effective tools for college cost comparisons and learn how they can access additional help.

The following topics will be covered during the presentation: financial aid process, FAFSA application review, understanding the results, understanding costs — college comparisons, aid options, scholarship process and where to go for help.

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