Welcome to the Financial Aid Resource page for high school counselors! The OASFAA Outreach Committee hopes that you'll find the information on these pages useful in your search to make higher education affordable. Send comments or questions about this information to [email protected].

January, 2019 Webinar: Financial Aid 201 - How to Pay For College

Our second training webinar for counselors this academic year, Financial Aid 201 - A Framework for Counseling Students and Families on Education Financing, will be held next week on Thursday, January 10th, 2019 at 1:30 PM. This webinar will focus on helping students and families with how to pay for college now that the FAFSA’s has been filed and scholarships have been applied for. High School, Access, TRIO, Admissions, and newer Financial Aid Counselors interested in learning more about student loans and education financing strategies should attend. There is no charge for this training.

View the Webinar Recording:

OASFAA Counselor Workshop Presentation Slides

As presented the weeks of October 1-5 and 8-12, 2018 by the OASFAA Outreach Committee.

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Financial Aid 101 Webinar for Newer Counselors

This free webinar is for newer High School, Access, TRiO, and AmeriCorps counselors, as well as any brand new admissions or financial aid counselors. If you are in your first several years assisting high school students through the paying for college process, this webinar will provide an overview of the financial aid programs available to students. The steps that students must take in pursuing financial aid their senior year of high school will also be covered.

Download the FA 101 Webinar Presentation


OACAC Articulation Financial Aid Presentation Slides

As presented the week of September 4, 2018 by the OASFAA Outreach Committee.

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College Access and School Counselors Contact Database


High School Financial Aid Night Presenters

  • Request a Financial Aid Night PresenterThe OASFAA Outreach Committee can help facilitate your school's Financial Aid Night by helping to connect you with local financial aid professionals willing to present at your school.


Ohio FAFSA Completions Year over Year
Click here to see the year over year FAFSA completion percentage, courtesy of our friends at NCAN via their Form Your Future web site.


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