Tuesday, January 21, 2020
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST
Help students understand and analyze their financial aid award letters so they can make an informed college choice. Award letters use inconsistent terminology and confusing formatting, making them difficult to compare. We’ll break down the terminology, review examples, and introduce strategies for comparing award letters so that you can assist students in understanding the financial implications of each college option.
You’ll be able to:
- Name the key student outcomes of an award letter review session
- Define important award letter terminology and best practices
- Identify the ways that award letters can be confusing
- Respond to sensitive or difficult student scenarios that may arise from award letter review