FAFSA. SAR. EFC. HUH? Between all the terms and important items to remember, the financial aid process from start to finish can seem confusing. But we promise: it’s easier than you think to apply for aid, and making college affordable for your family is absolutely doable. Want some guidance? The financial aid counselors at Siena College put nearly everything you need to know in this guide, designed to help you no matter if you’re currently a high school senior, junior or parent.
✔️ Who should apply for aid and when
✔️ Tips for navigating the online FAFSA
✔️ The terms you need to know and their definitions
✔️ Advice for comparing awards from different schools