BHS to Hold Financial Aid Events for the Class of 2013
Two upcoming programs to help seniors and their parents navigate the world of financial aid.
The following is a release from the Burlington High School Guidance Department:
Burlington High School will be hosting two upcoming financial aid events. We highly recommend Burlington High School senior parents attend (Class of 2013). Since both events are in January we felt it was important to remind parents before the December vacation. Please be sure to check out the side bar on the Guidance Blog for links to more specific information in regard to financial aid and scholarship information. Below are descriptions of each event:
Date: Thursday Jan. 3, 2013
Description: This seminar covers the financial aid process in detail. Carla Berg, Financial Aid Advisor at Bentley University, will be the presenter beginning at 7:00 P.M. in the BHS auditorium.
Date: Sunday Jan. 27, 2013 2 :00 P.M.
Description: This is a non-profit volunteer driven effort across the state. This is the first time that Burlington High School will host this event. Parents and students will receive:
• Free assistance completing the FASA
• Access to experienced financial aid administrators, and FAFSA experts, available to answer FAFSA questions.
• Guidance on the financial aid process and next steps after filing the FASA.
Parents MUST register at http://www.fafsaday.org/. Although computer labs are available, it is highly recommend that parents bring a laptop that day. Also if any parents are interested in volunteering as a Support Volunteer (registration tables, setup, cleanup, etc) please feel free to register at http://www.fafsaday.org/volunteer.php