Post-secondary education is an investment that pays off with skilled job and career opportunities. Utilize available resources to help make informed decisions.
Education Calculators & Tools
- Award Letter Comparison Tool
FinAid: Helps you compare and contrast the financial aid packages from the colleges that have admitted you.
- Student Budget Calculator
Bankrate: Analyze a budget as a full-time student to help understand expenses and income while attending school. Able to input income and expenses for an eight-month school year.
- Student Loan Calculator
FinAid: Computes an estimate of the size of your monthly loan payments and the annual salary required to manage them without too much financial difficulty.
- How Much Will Your Loan Really Cost
Practical Money Skills: This calculator will help you to compare student loans.
- Repayment Estimator
Federal Student Aid: Use this tool when you’re beginning repayment of your federal student loans or exploring repayment options based on your income.
- Know Before You Owe: Student Loan Project
Consumer Finance Protection Bureau: These tools are aimed to help students better understand the type and amount of grants and loans they qualify for. It can also be used to help students easily compare aid packages offered by different institutions.