September 1, 2016

Working can lower college costs, improve professional contacts

Employment during college gives students money for expenses, exposes them to mentor-type relationships and opens opportunities in professional fields. And working can also help you avoid additional borrowing during your time at U-M. Be sure to check out job postings on the U-M Student Employment website this Fall.
May 20, 2016

Working in college can benefit your bottom line

Did you receive a Work-Study award with your financial aid? Employment exposes students to mentor-type relationships and opens opportunities in professional fields. And working can also help you avoid additional borrowing during your time at U-M.
May 13, 2016

New federal aid tool assists student borrowers entering repayment

The Office of Federal Student Aid has launched a new one-stop website, studentloans.gov/repay, to help borrowers navigate student loan repayment options and select their best option in five steps or less. The initiative is part of the federal government's push to enroll as many student borrowers as possible in income-driven repayment plans for their student loans.
July 17, 2015

Estimate college costs with Net Price Calculator

Explore your eligibility for financial aid and out-of-pocket expenses as a full-time student. Powered by the College Board, the U-M Net Price Calculator tool will estimate available grants, scholarships and federal loans and Work-Study based on current funding and eligibility criteria.