College Affordability Training

uAspire trains school counselors and college access providers to support students through the financial aid process. Affordability is the biggest hurdle for many students pursuing a college degree and the financial aid process can be overwhelming. Our online and in-person professional learning builds your knowledge and skills so you can effectively support students through every step. 

Each course gives you access to uAspire’s expertise from over 30 years of student advising, best practices and innovative strategies proven on a national scale, and indispensable tools to use immediately with students and families. 

Course topics:

  • Financial Aid and College Affordability Planning 
  • FAFSA Completion
  • Student Aid Report Review and Verification
  • Award Letter Review
  • Summer Transition and College Success

Interested in training for your school district or organization? Contact us to discuss customized training opportunities, including in-person workshops.


uAspire offers live, interactive webinars designed to fit your needs and schedule.

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Our Results

In 2016-17, we trained 2,800 college access professionals in 26 states who reached over 400,000 students. 

Our list of 40 school district and nonprofit training partners includes:

  • Achievement First Public Charter Schools
  • Broward County Public Schools
  • College Advising Corps
  • College Track
  • Denver Public Schools
  • Houston Independent School District
  • iMentor
  • KIPP Foundation
  • Uncommon Schools
  • University of Washington Gear Up

What our training participants say about us:

"uAspire has given our dedicated professionals the knowledge and skills to deliver exceptional financial aid counseling to our students." —Conan Viernes, UW Gear Up



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To discuss how uAspire can meet your professional development needs and improve student outcomes, please contact us.