Financing Your Education
Helpful Planning Tools
The U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard is a planning tool and resource to assist prospective students and their families as they evaluate options in selecting a school.
The College Navigator from the Institute of Education Sciences is a consumer tool that provides school information including tuition and fees, retention and graduation rates, use of financial aid, student loan default rates. It also features a cost calculator and school comparison tool.
Paying for College
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Paying for College Web page can be used by prospective students to enter the name of up to three schools and receive detailed financial information on each one.