FinAid: This is a good first stop on the Web for students looking for ways to finance their education. Access is free to users and there is no charge to link to thesite. Federal Financial Toll Free Hotline: (800) 4-FED-AID. www.finaid.org/
College Board: Here you can find information on SAT, PSAT, AP, CLEP, & ELPT dates and deadlines, sample mini-tests, You will also find links where you can apply to colleges online and to conduct scholarship searches. www.collegeboard.com/testing/
Federal Student Financial Aid Home Page: This site provides links for applying for aid online and find your Federal (Title IV) School Code. studentaid.ed.gov/PORTALSWebApp/students/english/index.jsp
Education Dept. Campus Crime Statistics: Here you will find crime stats available for 6,700 colleges and universities. www.ope.ed.gov/security/
Please Note: "The schools often compile statistics and define them in different ways...Corye Barbour, the U.S. Student Association's legislative director, acknowledged data was not consistent, but praised the web site for making information available in one place."
"College Crime Stats Available on Web." Tucson Citizen, October 27, 2000. Page C12.
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"Student Aid on the Web." Student Aid on the Web. http://studentaid.ed.gov/PORTALSWebApp/students/english/index.jsp (accessed October 14, 2011).
"The Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool." U.S. Department of Education. http://www.ope.ed.gov/security/ (accessed October 14, 2011).